Who Numbers Game and Roger's Real Secret!



Bruce bkawak at chartertn.net
Tue Feb 6 17:00:37 CST 2007


> On Feb 5, 2007, at 11:41 PM, The Who Mailing List Digest wrote:
>
>> I never understood why Pete is recalling 1921 when WWII ended in '45!
>
> The original story had to do with WWI. I believe, and you Brits can
> confirm or deny this, that WWI was a much more traumatic event for
> Britain than WWII.

To add to the confusion the movie IS set after WWII and the song is changed 
to 1951 on the soundtrack.   One reason for this could be that modern 
pinball as we know it didn't become popular until the 1940s.

Bruce





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