Thursday, August 07, 2008

John Cleese Podcast #33: The Brain Explained

John gives a marvellously lucid and compellingly detailed run through of the functioning of the human brain with particular reference to mimblerophlactus.

NB: Not laboratory safe.

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7 Comments:

Blogger Patrick muttered...

Absolutely brilliant!! Classic Cleese!!

11:17 PM  
Blogger Judith muttered...

I laughed so hard I made myself dizzy. Why are garbled words so funny? And why is it that the funniest moments in this (to me) are when he STOPS talking and looks expectantly at the viewer?

"teats slip temperance and ..." LMAO!

PS: Did you know this podcast was posted on YouTube?

3:24 PM  
Blogger Digital Aphormisms muttered...

excuse me, Sir, are you available during office hours so I may hug u?

5:55 AM  
Blogger Mr. Bruce muttered...

That makes perfect sense.

7:47 PM  
Blogger CCP muttered...

I would love to show this to several scientists I work with... in fact, I PLAN TO!!!!

5:29 PM  
Blogger CCP muttered...

Oh, and as a followup -- that little bit where he says "e=3r.... I'll say that again..." is just too wicked. and if he'd then said, "And I leave the derivation of that as an exercise for the student..." I would not have regained my sanity for at least two days! ;)

;)

5:34 PM  
Blogger Brian muttered...

Just wondering if John could explain the bit after his 4th main point part w???

10:27 AM  

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