Timmy Tofu Loves YouPosted: 19 March 2013 | |
It’s not easy to articulate our emotions directly, because we are taught that this is somehow a dangerous thing to do. That is why it is thrilling to watch people do this on stage. The fear of revealing your feelings is something most people will go to extraordinary lengths to avoid, even using up precious brainpower to create elaborate, meaningless circumlocutions. In this Savage Chickens cartoon, Timmy Tofu talks us through some of the common strategies among improvisers. That last one, bottom right, is the one I’m most frequently guilty of. Which is yours?