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Thursday Feb 26, 2015
Artists who want nothing to do with politics will be among the first to be either censored or executed by a tyrannical regime.
Beware the Ides of March:
When I first read Orwell’s 1984 vision of a dystopian future where the sociopathic socialists ruled through a constant and fabricated state of war, I thought it could happen here at any moment. Most at the time did not agree with me, saying that it’s paranoia.
In Orwell’s prescient mind the government ruled the brainwashed citizens by controlling the media, doublespeak, up was down and good was bad, and where the Ministry of Love dispensed fear, torture, and death. And the Obama regime labels illegal immigrants as Americans in waiting.
Do we not have this precisely going on in America today? Can’t say Muslim terrorist and politically correct defaces the language and meaning. Now, Obama and his minions want to control the Internet by way of a corrupt FCC that will forever take away our press and information freedoms with a pen. The leftists lie about their charitable motives.
When the socialist destroyers of ingenuity control the Internet medium they will also control content, which is already happening with a Pravda mainstream press complicit in lying for Obama at each turn.
Other than Impeach Obama now, I don’t know how to stop the assault. I do know that being informed is at least the first step, as the founding fathers had envisioned.
Tuesday Jan 13, 2015
Art and Politics
In some respects, even art can’t escape the pulls of politics, whether to the left or the right. In Nazi Germany the dear Führer decreed that certain art was decadent art, which was verboten. And he should know, as he was a failed art student.
Today, many of the art institutions, museums, galleries, and grant giving organizations are populated mostly by wantonly ignorant leftist Marxists who would not know art from cream cheese. The powers with money dictate what sort of ‘art’ should be madewhich is ultimately a trap for the artist who complies. This does not prevent the true artist from listening to a higher power.
One of the first actions of a Marxist or other fascist regime is to control the images that the people see. But, this can also be accomplished with language, as in the insidious mind control device called political correctnessthe very illness that is eroding our land this very moment. Lack of awareness by sheeple can quickly transform art for art’s sake to art for the state’s sake. And voila: a totalitarian state is born.
Monday Dec 22, 2014
Picasso’s Bull Sculpture
Matador Myth Moon
From my book, An Artist Empowered:
Another example of seeing art in manufactured goods took place in 1943 when Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) reconfigured a bicycles handlebars and seat into a Bulls Head sculpture.
Was this art? Why is it art?
While others may have observed that a bicycle seat and handlebars when properly aligned resembles a bulls head, it was Picasso, already confident in his work, who had the nerve to assemble the pieces into a whole.
Sunday Nov 02, 2014
Stop the Coming Civil War: My Savage Truth
Eden Maxwell with Stop the Coming Civil War: My Savage Truth
Stop the Coming Civil War: My Savage Truth by Michael Savage (314 pages, Hardcover Book with notes and bibliography, pub date: 2014)
Stop the Coming Civil War: My Savage Truth is an important no, an essential call to common sense arms if we are to take back our constitutional republic from the leftists who promote victimhood and class warfare; for years these cultural Marxists have been infiltrating our government and educational system with an acolyte ideology and the final recipe for national suicide called political correctness.
Remember, a government by the people? What happened to that concept? Savage wants to know, dont you? To the misguided leftists who would control you while redistributing your hard earned money, big government is the answer to everything; to patriotic Americans on the right, big government is the problem.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
To more fully appreciate Stop the Coming Civil War, its important to know a bit about the author.
Friday Oct 10, 2014
Hope is not a Plan
Cool Cat Jazz
Maybe its a novel, nonfiction, or a movie, as the story develops toward the end, someone says: “You know what’s important in the long run? I’ll tell you, it’s hope.”
Ouch, it’s like nails scratching along a blackboard. Hope is so ingrained in our language that it’s used mindlessly by nearly everyone. I say mindlessly because hope has no value, and it puts the hope abuser in a state of victimhood. I wish is a close cousin to I hope.
Napoleon Hill also observed the importance of words: Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire that transcends everything.
So, try this on for size and see how powerful you become. Instead of I hope, say I trust.