Thursday, August 27, 2009

Chilling

I'm trying very hard not to be paranoid, but with the recent appeal to authority, this latest item is beginning to look the the assembly of a propaganda arm:

And if you think that my fear regarding the arts becoming a tool of the state is still unfounded, I leave you with a few statements made by the NEA to the art community participants on the conference call. “This is just the beginning. This is the first telephone call of a brand new conversation. We are just now learning how to really bring this community together to speak with the government. What that looks like legally?…bare with us as we learn the language so that we can speak to each other safely… “