I Desire Because Others Do?

Don’t wait for public opinion to come in before you decide if you like something 🙂 If you like it…you like it!

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Green Art by Vanessa Caballero Green Art by Vanessa Caballero

What draws you to art, music or people? Do we have a tendency to like things because others set the precedent or because it stirs something in us?  Artwork by Gustavo Caballero What draws you to art, music or people? Do we have a tendency to like things because others set the precedent or because it stirs something in us? Artwork by Gustavo Caballero

Not too long ago, a famous violinist, Joshua Bell, played in the subway. It wasn’t as a panhandler before he made it.  He was already extremely well known.  He didn’t advertise he’d be in the subway that day so the people walking by were the same people walking by had he  not been there– except for the social scientists probably lurking around.  It was a social  experiment that was interested in seeing if this talented fellow who sold out venues would draw the same attention in the subway.  Would his beautiful music be as appreciated if one hadn’t paid $100 for a ticket?

I checked it out at Snopes– I need someone to…

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