E’ stupida, inutile, ridicola, divertente, surreale. Forse è un segnale. O forse no…
La girandola del consumo nell’immaginario pop di Antonio De Pascale. Si fa presto a dire packaging…
“I have never met anyone who was shocked by our work, or even talked to anyone who had met anyone who was shocked by it. The so-called outrage was just another media melodrama, a created outrage.”
(Jake Chapman, intervista al Guardian)
Questo è il christian rock che sognavamo. Ma che non ci azzardavamo nemmeno ad immaginare. Un po’ di atmosfera natalizia in anticipo ce la regalano i Sin Destroyers, la “rock band più cristiana del mondo”. Il videoclip di Gifts to the world racconta come Gesù Cristo si sia sacrificato affinchè ognuno di noi possa ricevere i balocchi di natale…
[via no fat clips!!!]
Thanks for the wild turkey and
the passenger pigeons, destined
to be shit out through wholesome
Thanks for a continent to despoil
Thanks for Indians to provide a
modicum of challenge and
Thanks for vast herds of bison to
kill and skin leaving the
carcasses to rot.
Thanks for bounties on wolves
Thanks for the American dream,
To vulgarize and to falsify until
the bare lies shine through.
Thanks for the KKK.
For nigger-killin’ lawmen,
feelin’ their notches.
For decent church-goin’ women,
with their mean, pinched, bitter,
Thanks for “Kill a Queer for
Thanks for laboratory AIDS.
Thanks for Prohibition and the
war against drugs.
Thanks for a country where
nobody’s allowed to mind the
Thanks for a nation of finks.
Yes, thanks for all the
memories– all right let’s see
You always were a headache and
you always were a bore.
Thanks for the last and greatest
betrayal of the last and greatest
of human dreams.