Extracts From A Taxonomy of Clowns

  ...There are schools of thought which maintain the excessive use of cosmetics fulfilsĀ a role similar to war paint but Houston and Dennis maintain the regular palate of aposematic colours is an evolutionary adaptation.   A primal intuition of threat is the lips are drawn back and teeth parted, in preparation to bite. Smiles are … Continue reading Extracts From A Taxonomy of Clowns