by Hrag Vartanian
It's a dark day in America. I'm numb. Many of us are right now.
I didn't think Leone Ermer's "The Nightmare," which I posted at the top of yesterday's liveblog, would be so prescient, but, sadly, it is starting to look that way. In the image the female personification of liberty is exposed, passed out on a mattress while a hate-donned monster sits on her chest. The creature is looking at us, trying to figure out if we will help the green woman or ignore her.
That woman once personified a vision of America and she died tonight. She represented the idealism of a country that imagined itself as a beacon of hope for all people but she may have committed suicide, we still don't know. Read More →