4/14/2011 | Share this article: View CommentsPerformed by Tim Minchin, animated by DC Turner and produced by Tracy King, "Storm" tells the story of Tim's encounter with an alternative medicine supporter at a dinner party.
Cover of Tim MinchinTim Minchin’s Storm is a 9-minute beat poem which has already attracted half a million views on YouTube in audio alone, and has become the anthem for critical thinking worldwide.
In the confines of a London dinner party, Tim argues with a hippy named Storm. While Storm herself may not be converted, audiences from London to Sydney have been won over by Tim’s wordplay and the timely message of the piece in a society where science is attacked as the enemy of religion, alternative medicine given credence and public funding, and psychics have prime time TV exposure.
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