Richard Asquith Dastardly

Villain #3 – Dick Dastardly.

Dick Dastardly

Dick Dastardly is bad to the bone. Through-out two separate series – Wacky Races and Dastardly and Muttley in their Flying Machines (mistakenly known as Catch that pigeon,) Dastardly would twirl his magnificent tache as he hatched another fiendish plan. (more…)

Published in: on September 25, 2006 at 12:25 pm  Comments (1)  

Moustache of Theseus

An interesting post at our companion site – World of Beards – discusses the idea of heap theory within the realm of facial hair growing.

To summarise: if one hair is not a moustache, and two hairs are not a moustache, then at what number of hairs does a moustache become a moustache? I think its slightly more complicated than that, so please read the original.

I am minded of the relation of a similarly antiquated philosophical paradox to the growing of a moustache – the Ship of Theseus. (more…)

Published in: on September 15, 2006 at 9:58 am  Comments (7)