Better Unknown

In a reversal of the normal positivity, Richard Elwes discusses with Ivan six things which he thinks we would be better off without.

  1. Smooth jazz and Kenny G www.jazzoasis.com/methenyonkennyg.htm
  2. English language films www.bbc.com/culture/story/20181029-the-100-greatest-foreign-language-films
  3. The Golden Ratio www.fastcompany.com/3044877/the-golden-ratio-designs-biggest-myth
  4. Bridge (the card game) www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/1571194/Bridge-tables-hit-by-unpleasantness.html
  5. The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (Music Grade Exams) https://crosseyedpianist.com/2016/08/31/exams-dont-make-musicians/
  6. Superstars www.uvm.edu/pdodds/files/papers/others/1981/rosen1981a.pdf

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