Saturday, January 14, 2017


Via Tengrain, we have a hilarious juxtaposition of the sacred and the profane that was sent to him by zrm. This reminded me of a similarly-themed bit of artwork I came across in Brooklyn:

Now, this is a Holy Family for our debased age, a perfect blending of the sort of religiosity and consumerism that leads to televangelists selling potato slop on the t00b. It's still not as crass as the prosperity gospel, though.

1 comment:

Sirius Lunacy said...

The Prosperity Gospel:
If I am rich and healthy it is because I am a GOOD CHRISTIAN and God wills that I should be so. If my enemy is rich and healthy it is because he made a deal with the DEVIL.