Could this clip from James Burke’s Connections be any more virtuoso? The language… the delivery… the long smooth dolly… and of course, the timing at the end:
Via BERG’s weeknote 366.
So many terrific, iconic moments in that incredibly entertaining documentary series. Remember when he visits a cookie assembly line, makes a succinct argument about how industrialization has imposed uniformity on humanity, then match cuts from an image of him to a conveyor belt covered with identical gingerbread men?
Burke Parody: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=82GUX_NA7AU
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