Category Archives: The War on Art

Sen. Marco Rubio Is an Economic Ignoramus Because He Hates the Arts

It would be nice if we could argue for the arts because, well, they’re the arts: civilization requires at the very least the veneer of acting civilized. However, this is not the 21st century America we have built, so everything … Continue reading

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The Republican War on Science and on the Smithsonian

So the House Republicans have proposed this (boldface mine): House Republicans Monday proposed slashing cuts to environmental programs and funding for the Smithsonian Institution and the arts as they unveiled the latest legislation to implement the second year of budget … Continue reading

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The War on the Arts: The Massachusetts Edition

Shame on the governor and legislature. This is penny-wise and pound-foolish.
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Mike the Mad Biologist Has a Posse, but He Is Not 7’4″ 520lb

Or how the Boston Phoenix proves they missed the point of Shepard Fairey’s work.
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Posted in Architecture, Bidness, Boston, Civil Liberties, Museums etc., The War on Art, Urban Planning, WhatEVAH! | 11 Comments

Do Blue Dog Dems Even Realize What They Do?

Claire McCaskill: for the Smithsonian after she was against it.
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Posted in Conservatives, Democrats, Fucking Morons, Funding, Museums etc., The War on Art | 4 Comments

The Republican War on Art

The Republican assault on culture continues.
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Posted in Conservatives, Economics, Fucking Morons, Museums etc., The War on Art | 6 Comments