THE HALF DECENT FOOTBALL MAGAZINE


22 April ~ Here, with Atalanta's crest, we see the three stages of evolution of a central image. The first, rather crude effort shows a long-haired naked man air-guitaring, completely unselfconsciously, while apparently incorporating into his performance a little run towards the front of the "stage", possibly imitative of the style of Dr Feelgood's Wilko Johnson. Having emerged from their opiate stupor, the designers have then cleaned up the act somewhat and have a naked woman running to serve a customer with a lump of sugar. Speed of distribution may be the message here, but it doesn't really matter as long as the image is no longer a naked man playing air-guitar. Read more

 

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