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April 10, 2003

Gilbert, Sullivan and Lehrer

Back when I posted the lyrics to Xena; or, The Warrior Princess, one of our students came to me rather puzzled. He didn’t “get” it because, as it turned out, he’d never heard Gilbert & Sullivan’s Modern Major General nor Tom Lehrer’s The Elements (and here I thought all aspiring scientists were required to commit the latter to memory).

It’s with some measure of relief that I can point “B” to this Flash Animation in honour of Lehrer’s 75th birthday (which was yesterday) [via More Like This].

Posted by distler at April 10, 2003 11:39 PM

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