MMFA tried to foist a degenerate image on an unsuspecting public. Cynically, the museum curators thought they could just slide in the tawdry full-frontal poster art, Women at Their Toilette, supposedly to promote their exhibition. Creeper artist Pablo Picasso exposed the same pornography to a shocked world in 1956 and Montreal Museum of Fine Arts … Continue reading Montreal Museum of Fine Arts busted by Facebook
Hey Poets: Been sold out by your publisher? …cutoff at the knees. … thrown under the bus. …hung out to dry. …betrayed. Hey, it could happen. It does happen. The Nation apologized for publishing a poem by Anders Carlson-Wee entitled How To. I read the poem. I’m not sure if it’s blackface to attempt to … Continue reading What’s PC for ‘chickenshit’?
My brother shared a youtube with my sister and me; I’ll just characterize it for the moment as a deathmetal music video. (bleach03) I scornfully interjected that it was all derivative – nothing new. My sister mused and wondered if it would be the answer to her most pressing question of the moment, how to entertain … Continue reading Deathmetal lives
Big news. Jane Austen’s unfinished novel, Sanditon will be adapted into an eight-episode TV miniseries, filming to start next spring. That’s pretty ambitious. The gold standard for such fare – Pride and Prejudice miniseries 1995 – clocked in at six episodes and that was for one of her six completed novels. But wait; there’s more: A … Continue reading Jane Austen Lives