Man kills dog, gets art contract

Discussion in 'Politics' started by Quantum Windbag, Nov 16, 2011.

  1. Quantum Windbag
    Offline

    Quantum Windbag Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 9, 2010
    Messages:
    58,308
    Thanks Received:
    5,016
    Trophy Points:
    245
    Ratings:
    +5,223
    Liberals are up in arms over public funds being spent on art. I guess some tax money being spent on art is bad after all.
    Sculptor who killed dog set to make San Francisco Central Subway art | Joshua Sabatini | Transportation | San Francisco Examiner
     
  2. syrenn
    Offline

    syrenn BANNED

    Joined:
    May 10, 2010
    Messages:
    47,839
    Thanks Received:
    10,387
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +10,406
    Its not just liberals opposing this fuck.

    I can not believe SF paid money to a man who shot a dog as "art" to do public sculptures.
     
  3. uscitizen
    Offline

    uscitizen Senior Member

    Joined:
    May 6, 2007
    Messages:
    45,941
    Thanks Received:
    4,792
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    My Shack
    Ratings:
    +4,809
    Many artists are wacko.
    And a lot of art is not.

    I have killed a few dogs, but for good reason not to call it art.
     
  4. Jackson
    Offline

    Jackson Gold Member Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2010
    Messages:
    20,489
    Thanks Received:
    5,069
    Trophy Points:
    290
    Location:
    Nashville
    Ratings:
    +13,791
    This really tells me Endowment to the Artz should be eliminated from the federal budget. Crap like this guy has no business getting any funds for his so called talent.
     
  5. Sunshine
    Offline

    Sunshine Trust the pie. Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2009
    Messages:
    19,377
    Thanks Received:
    3,037
    Trophy Points:
    183
    Ratings:
    +3,048
    My mother shot a rabbit. Then she cooked him up and we had him for dinner.
     
  6. Rocko
    Offline

    Rocko Gold Member

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2011
    Messages:
    9,657
    Thanks Received:
    1,552
    Trophy Points:
    245
    Location:
    NY
    Ratings:
    +4,498
    There has communist public art being displayed all over NYC, especially in the subway. You'll see mini statues of fat people wearing suits and clutching money bags, next to a statute of someone scrubbing the floor. It very subtle, and I'm not sure how effective, but the message of the art is clear.
     
  7. whitehall
    Online

    whitehall Gold Member

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2010
    Messages:
    29,243
    Thanks Received:
    4,678
    Trophy Points:
    290
    Location:
    Western Va.
    Ratings:
    +12,636
    They put the icon of Christian identity, the Crucifix in a vat of urine and called it art and nobody complained and they took a statue of the Virgin Mary and smeared it with animal feces and nobody complained. A dead dog as art? It can't be worse than Jackson Pollack's puke. Get a life.
     
  8. Rocko
    Offline

    Rocko Gold Member

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2011
    Messages:
    9,657
    Thanks Received:
    1,552
    Trophy Points:
    245
    Location:
    NY
    Ratings:
    +4,498
    The most shallow comparison I've ever witnessed.

    EDIT: never mind, my mistake.
     
    Last edited: Nov 16, 2011
  9. AVG-JOE
    Offline

    AVG-JOE American Mutt Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2008
    Messages:
    23,094
    Thanks Received:
    4,972
    Trophy Points:
    260
    Location:
    Your Imagination
    Ratings:
    +7,289

    :(
     
  10. whitehall
    Online

    whitehall Gold Member

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2010
    Messages:
    29,243
    Thanks Received:
    4,678
    Trophy Points:
    290
    Location:
    Western Va.
    Ratings:
    +12,636
    Shallow means approval doesn't it, especially when it comes to pop-art. Don't make me bring up the gang of factory workers in Warhol's corrupt pop-culture society. It makes a dead dog smell good.
     

Share This Page

Search tags for this page

man kills dog for art