Of fantasy seagulls and simpleton wisdom

Pink Floyd—The Wall
Pink Floyd—The Wall (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


…Bach unknowingly rode the crest of a wave of simpleton wisdom, part of a rising tide that eventually included Pink Floyd lyrics, Subaru ads, Lady Gaga pull quotes, and the pre-Iraqi-invasion speeches of President George W. Bush.


I have to take exception to the dis of Pink Floyd lyrics in the Slate review of the new edition of Jonathan Livingston Seagull.



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