Gentry liberals—university profs, cutting edge art mavens, foundation executives—like to think of themselves as the key, leading members in the blue coalition. But as the money runs out and the civil war heats up, there’s a tendency to throw the gentry liberals under the bus. This has been happening for years now when it comes to the battles over university education in states, as funds for higher ed keep getting cut back. The fight over paying pensions versus hanging on to Van Goghs brings this tendency to the fore.Read the whole piece here.
Monday, August 05, 2013
Posted by Lenny at 11:20 PM
Ignore emails from this mutant trying to rip off artists...
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Posted by Lenny at 8:26 PM
The WM is looking both like some Medieval weapon as well as a super-modern glass and lights and steel brutal sculpture -- and also like some new Christo and Jeanne-Claude art project - in fact, making all their previous projects looking a little lame by comparison.
I say, let's keep the Monument like this!
Who's with me?
Posted by Lenny at 4:30 AM