Tuesday, 25 December 2012
Merry Christmas. Here's some David Bowie/Raymond Briggs
Merry Christmas readers! Apparently a new Snowman animation was on the telly yesterday (in the UK at least) - The Snowman and the Snow Dog or some such - and, according to chatter on Facebook, it was a load of old rubbish. So here's the original, as introduced by David Bowie wearing a nice jumper:
And, if that wasn't enough Raymond Briggs for you, here's the ultra-depressing Cold War era animation 'Where the Wind Blows' - also featuring Bowie:
That's basically two hours of watching an elderly couple slowly die of radiation sickness after naively following advice in genuine 1980s government pamphlets. Enjoy!
Merry Christmas, everyone! x