The Pythons were inspired by Spike Milligan
and The Goon Show more than anything else, but they wanted their humour to be impossible to categorise, so the term Pythonesque was coined to describe it. Terry Jones
jokingly said that the fact they'd inspired a new word in the dictionary shows how miserably they had failed. See more
[Interview with a lady friend of the notorious Dinsdale Piranha
Was there anything unusual about Dinsdale?
I should say not! Dinsdale was a perfectly normal person in every way. Except inasmuch as he was convinced that he was being watched by a giant hedgehog he referred to as Spiny Norman.
Lately, Dinsdale had become increasingly worried about Spiny Norman. He had come to the conclusion that Norman slept in an aeroplane hangar at Luton Airport.
And so, on February the 22nd, 1966, at ...
The Liberty Bell
Music by John Philip Sousa
Performed by the Band of the Grenadier Guards
(opening theme music) See more