🃏 “Only the madman is absolutely sure.” 🃏 “Belief is the death of intelligence.” 🃏 “Every morning I have been looking at CNN to see if there is any reason for hope.”   Robert Anton Wilson (18 January 1932 –2007) was an American novelist, essayist, editor, playwright, poet, famous for his satirical work “The… Read More Reasoning

⌚ Time ⌚

⌚ “Lost Time is never found again.” ⌚ “Life’s tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.” ⌚ “We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.” Benjamin Franklin, statesman, author, and inventor (17 January 1706-1790)   ⌚ “Il tempo perso non viene mai più ritrovato.” ⌚… Read More ⌚ Time ⌚

🎵 Bohemian Rhapsody 🎵 (3) – analysis

The title refers to ‘Bohemian’, (Bohemia was part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire) which denotes an unconventional person involved in the arts, and ‘Rhapsody’, a fantasy which follows a certain operatic logic, and may be considered as a distortion of Franz Liszt’s “Hungarian Rhapsody”. Its lyrics progress through the central character’s understanding of his condition. Intro… Read More 🎵 Bohemian Rhapsody 🎵 (3) – analysis

🎵 Bohemian Rhapsody 🎵 (2) – commentary

    “Bohemian Rhapsody” was written by Freddie Mercury for Queen’s 1975 album “A Night at the Opera”. The song is unusual for a popular single and consists of several sections combining disparate musical styles: it is a six-minute suite without a chorus, which begins with an introduction, then goes into a ballad segment, an… Read More 🎵 Bohemian Rhapsody 🎵 (2) – commentary

Freddie Mercury and “Bohemian Rhapsody”- the film (1)

  Freddie Mercury and “Bohemian Rhapsody” – the biographical film about the British rock band Queen, which follows Mercury’s life, until their Live Aid performance at Wembley Stadium in 1985. 🎞️🎞️🎞️🎞️🎞️ Freddie Mercury ‘s real name was Farrokh Bulsara: he was born in the British protectorate of Zanzibar in 1946 into a Parsi family. The… Read More Freddie Mercury and “Bohemian Rhapsody”- the film (1)