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96% of Ordinary People Know That Modern Art is Crap and Artists Are Pompous Narcissists

Belgian art lovers are shocked – shocked! – that 96% of passers-by on a busy street didn’t take much notice give much thought to a work of art by famous Belgian artist Luc Tuymans. (Fedora tip: BoingBoing)

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Butt Is It Art?

You’d think people would realize that drugs are bad by now. Sheesh.

Artist gets down and dirty with peaceful pig

“GHENT, Belgium (Reuters) – A Belgian actor is sharing a cage with a pig for three days in the hope that the animal will reveal why there is so much conflict in the world.”

“‘I am not pro-America at all,’ Verdonck said. ‘But I don’t want to make a statement in a real political way like we should do this or we should do that…It is too confusing for me to do it that way.’ “

Riiiight. This makes SO much more sense.