As evidence of how far we’ve slipped lets take a comparative look at the legendary Fred Astaire’s performance of Puttin’ on the Ritz as compared to it’s “modern” counterpart by Taco Ockerse. Yes… Taco.
Here is Fred Astaire Puttin’ on the Ritz (1946):
And now here is Taco Puttin’ on the Ritz (1982):
Gee, which one is actually more entertaining?