Why even care about Art?

Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts —the book of their deeds, the book of their words, and the book of their art. Not one of these books can be understood unless we read the two others; but of the three the only quite trustworthy one is the last. JOHN RUSKIN, St. Mark’s Rest:Continue reading “Why even care about Art?”

Britain vs. Japan

Check out how Britain declared war on Japan. It’s the official text as dictated by W.Churchill himself. So classy! As Winston later stated: “Some people did not like this ceremonial style. But after all when you have to kill a man it costs nothing to be polite.” I repeat, this is the original text andContinue reading “Britain vs. Japan”