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What a way to disseminate!!

Spotted this on NPR. Apparently there is a yearly student painting competition, the winners of which get hung in the Capitol in DC for about a year until the next set of winners. One such, "Untitled#1" by David Pulphus went up last June, and apparently a group of Republicans have decided it was "offensive" and have been alternating taking it down with members of the Congressional Black Congress putting it back up. I can see what "offended" them, I also rather like the painting myself; nice use of symbolism. Follow the link for the story and a look at the painting. Great way to make sure everybody sees it, guys!



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Fred Capp
Jan. 12th, 2017 05:07 am (UTC)
I can see the reason for their complaint. But Duncan Hunter being the instigator?

Jan. 12th, 2017 06:09 am (UTC)
I gather he got tired of being pestered by constituents (or particularly influential ones, anyway.)
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