How to Tell Your Friends from the Apes
Humor and satire from the 1920s.
A young buddy of mine, 21 or 22, bright and well-spoken, Libertarian (really! Ask him) recommended this one to me saying it’s funny, sarcastic, etc. ; I’d call it humorous, or better, humor-ish. Humor from another era, gently sarcastic, amusing if you have a taste for this sort of thing. I do. Sometimes. I’m more of a go-for-the-jugular kinda guy. In any case, I’ve exacted my revenge on this poor, unsuspecting fellow—more on that to follow.
Memoirs of the Jukes F...more
-una mappa dell'encefalo con una legenda molto dettagliata dei punti anatomici;
-una mappa di antropometria umana e comparata;
-le immagini delle scimmie antropomorfe e loro descrizioni;
-le immagini degli uccelli, belli e brutti;
-immagini di belve ed animali esotici;
-una ricerca maniacale sulle sottospecie vere o fatte passare come tali di t ...more
I wasn’t wildly impressed with this book. I did enjoy it and it truly is very funny, but it left me feeling a bit empty; it’s like a meal that just isn’t as filling as expected. Finishing, I couldn’t help but to feel ...more