Weekly roundup March 1-707 March 2021
Companies Should Examine Their Troubled Pasts – Before Courts Do It for Them Americas Quarterly
@NonsenseIsland made a great thread about classical music in cartoons and this was one of my favourite ones.
Beethoven's Fifth was used in World War II cartoons for a very specific reason: the Morse Code for "V" is dot-dot-dot-dash, and so the similar motif from the Beethoven piece symbolized "V for Victory" to wartime audiences. pic.twitter.com/lzigsdTCsf— Vincent Alexander (@NonsenseIsland) March 1, 2021