of light and shadows
Why do we wear ties?
Why do we do the things we do?
Mike Williams searches for the extraordinary and hidden histories behind everyday objects and actions. In his program he looks at the paradox at the heart of the human condition - the desire to belong and to conform, but also to hold tight to our individuality. And we see a symbol of this paradox everyday in an apparently useless piece of clothing about 150 centimetres long - the necktie. Why do we wear ties?
www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00y24f1#in=collection...

What Makes us Want to Wear T-Shirts?
They’re something you probably see every day… maybe hundreds of them, thousands. Plain ones, coloured ones, funny ones. Often they’re promotional, sometimes provocative. They’re so common that they’re very easy to ignore.
From the catwalk to the building site and everywhere in between, these simple garments can be tools of the rebel, the protestor, the campaigner, the corporate marketeer. They are strangely powerful things… but with humble origins
www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p037wygw#in=collection...

Why do we wear Suits?
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The Heel
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Why Does Everyone Wear Trainers?
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Blue Jeans
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Brands
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The Evolution of Beards
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The Shaved Head
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Tattoos
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Perfume
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Make-up
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Masks
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Portrait Photography
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Female Body Hair
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Nudity
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Cross Dressing
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Mirrors
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@темы: English, Listening, Podcasts, Why Factor