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Muddleoftheroad Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-17-04 05:48 PM
Response to Reply #135
137. Tragedy?
Sorry, the bomber CHOSE to kill innocent people. She was a murdering psychopath. I only feel sorry that she blew up others in her hate-driven insanity.

Thanks to others here, I have indeed seem the work. It's foul. So was the terrorist it seeks to glorify.
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  -Israeli ambassador to Sweden vandalises Palestinian artwork rooboy  Jan-17-04 06:35 AM   #0 
  - what a sad world we live in.....  Flagg   Jan-17-04 06:49 AM   #1 
  - Yes it is.  Marianne   Jan-17-04 11:40 AM   #13 
  - Right you are.  westman   Jan-17-04 05:51 PM   #140 
  - what does the Ambassador think art is supposed to be?  downstairsparts   Jan-17-04 06:53 AM   #2 
  - I guess it's supposed to be Nazi filth, eh?  Jim Sagle   Jan-17-04 11:23 AM   #8 
     - Philistine.  durutti   Jan-17-04 05:07 PM   #125 
        - I believe it's irrelevent.  westman   Jan-17-04 05:52 PM   #141 
  - so sad...  Dookus   Jan-17-04 07:06 AM   #3 
  - I reckon he won't miss one picosecond of sleep if he does.  Jim Sagle   Jan-17-04 11:25 AM   #9 
  - I had to look at his face, to understand what kind of person he is  JudiLyn   Jan-17-04 07:18 AM   #4 
  - Do you recognize "evil" when you see it?  loudnclear   Jan-17-04 09:33 AM   #5 
  - You can recognize character, or the total absense of character.  JudiLyn   Jan-17-04 09:48 AM   #6 
     - Uh huh.  Jim Sagle   Jan-17-04 11:27 AM   #11 
     - Really? Is it the jaw line? Beady eyes? ...  Feminist_man   Jan-17-04 02:04 PM   #55 
  - Oh yes.  Jim Sagle   Jan-17-04 11:26 AM   #10 
  - Standing up  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 11:13 AM   #7 
  - I agree...  JoeNormal   Jan-17-04 11:31 AM   #12 
  - I think the problem is that this person fails to recognize there  Marianne   Jan-17-04 11:44 AM   #14 
  - right on  donsu   Jan-17-04 11:51 AM   # 
  - Hear! Hear! Maybe he'd like to visit the Smithsonian and see if he  mbperrin   Jan-17-04 11:54 AM   #16 
  - In this case it's the artist who's a fascist.  Jim Sagle   Jan-17-04 12:12 PM   #20 
  - as was Picasso? Take a look at his Guernica  Marianne   Jan-17-04 12:58 PM   #30 
     - Here's my expert criticism of the two works in your post:  westman   Jan-17-04 05:59 PM   #146 
     - Picasso condemned slaughter. The Palestinian "artist" glorifies it.  Jim Sagle   Jan-17-04 06:51 PM   #150 
        - The artist is Israeli. nt  Alenne   Jan-17-04 06:59 PM   #152 
        - Except he is not Palestinian he was born in Tel Aviv...  ezmojason   Jan-17-04 07:03 PM   #154 
  - I see your point, to a point  JoeNormal   Jan-17-04 01:15 PM   #35 
  - No  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 01:15 PM   #36 
     - Jews don't own the right to trample the rights of others  SemperEadem   Jan-17-04 03:02 PM   #57 
        - Fighting words  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 03:04 PM   #58 
  - The problem is a term  Bread and Roses   Jan-17-04 12:49 PM   #28 
  - you're standing up for this jerk??  seekthetruth   Jan-17-04 12:46 PM   #27 
  - The jerk was the "artist"  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 01:15 PM   #37 
     - your opinion only!  seekthetruth   Jan-17-04 04:49 PM   #114 
     - A sane perspective, at last!  westman   Jan-17-04 05:54 PM   #142 
  - Excuse me, what was the "wrong" he was standing up to?  loudnclear   Jan-17-04 01:27 PM   #40 
  - you can stand up to wrongs without destroying property  SemperEadem   Jan-17-04 02:59 PM   #56 
  - Amen!  Sapphocrat   Jan-17-04 03:59 PM   #91 
  - Other than you...  Cassandra   Jan-17-04 06:39 PM   #149 
  - So you denounce the vandalism  westman   Jan-17-04 05:57 PM   #145 
  - Hmm... I wonder...  durutti   Jan-17-04 05:06 PM   #123 
  - I'm not sure ambassador is the right job for this guy  Cocoa   Jan-17-04 11:51 AM   #15 
  - I think he shows great promise...  Fozzledick   Jan-17-04 01:19 PM   #38 
  - Well, I really don't know what to say about this.  BullGooseLoony   Jan-17-04 12:00 PM   #17 
  - "I don't like this opinion, so I will SMASH it." What a dumbass  jpgray   Jan-17-04 12:02 PM   #18 
  - Even artists.  Jim Sagle   Jan-17-04 12:11 PM   #19 
     - When the artist demolishes an IDF memorial, then talk to me  jpgray   Jan-17-04 12:23 PM   #21 
        - Breaking an agreement between  Bread and Roses   Jan-17-04 12:28 PM   #23 
           - I'm protesting the destruction of the art, not advocating its subject (nt)  jpgray   Jan-17-04 12:41 PM   #26 
           - Answer to all of your questions  Axel   Jan-17-04 07:03 PM   #153 
  - Unfortunately, this article  Bread and Roses   Jan-17-04 12:25 PM   #22 
  - There was still no reason to physcially destroy the piece  jpgray   Jan-17-04 12:29 PM   #24 
  - Personally  MikeGalos   Jan-17-04 03:25 PM   #76 
  - First-rate review. I give it two thumbs up.  Jim Sagle   Jan-17-04 06:55 PM   #151 
  - Unfortunately this may be the wrong forum ...  Cookiedemocrat   Jan-17-04 04:06 PM   #103 
  - Anti-Occupation is not anti-Israel  Axel   Jan-17-04 07:10 PM   #155 
  - Israel is the best judge of the image it wishes to present to the world  DuctapeFatwa   Jan-17-04 05:14 PM   #129 
  - Back Story:  Bread and Roses   Jan-17-04 12:41 PM   #25 
  - and how does smashing the art help?  Cocoa   Jan-17-04 12:56 PM   #29 
  - Yes. Absolutely.  Bread and Roses   Jan-17-04 12:59 PM   #31 
  - turniing the aggressor into the victim  Cocoa   Jan-17-04 01:05 PM   #32 
     - uh huh  Bread and Roses   Jan-17-04 01:11 PM   #33 
        - what does that mean?  Cocoa   Jan-17-04 01:24 PM   #39 
  - Not very diplomatic, eh?  monobrau   Jan-17-04 01:32 PM   #42 
  - Does that mean  Malikshah   Jan-17-04 03:44 PM   #81 
  - Dror Feiler, the one artist named, is Jewish and a former Israeli  pschoeb   Jan-17-04 01:12 PM   #34 
  - I agree, pschoeb  RememberTheCoup   Jan-17-04 01:48 PM   #46 
  - weird to see DUers cheer the destruction of art  thebigidea   Jan-17-04 01:30 PM   #41 
  - Not "art"  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 01:33 PM   #43 
  - Good idea, Muddle  dai   Jan-17-04 01:42 PM   #44 
  - Art  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 01:49 PM   #47 
     - Images created by "the scum of the earth" must be destroyed?  ezmojason   Jan-17-04 01:56 PM   #49 
     - It wasn't an image CREATED by the scum of the earth  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 03:06 PM   #60 
        - Have you seen it?  ezmojason   Jan-17-04 03:25 PM   #75 
           - The "artwork"  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 03:41 PM   #79 
              - "murdered 19 innocent civilians" - This Is Glorification?  Crisco   Jan-17-04 05:34 PM   #135 
                 - Tragedy?  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 05:48 PM   #137 
                    - I'll Ask Again  Crisco   Jan-17-04 05:50 PM   #139 
                       - "Snow White And The Madness Of Truth"  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 05:55 PM   #143 
                          - Lot More Going on There Than a Picture  Crisco   Jan-17-04 05:59 PM   #147 
                             - He knows what it meant with out...  ezmojason   Jan-17-04 06:07 PM   #148 
                                - I have seen it  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 07:25 PM   #158 
     - Someone please make me...  dai   Jan-17-04 01:56 PM   #50 
     - Not censorship  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 03:08 PM   #62 
        - and the palestinians haven't seen this as well?  seekthetruth   Jan-17-04 04:52 PM   #115 
     - Wrong.  RememberTheCoup   Jan-17-04 02:00 PM   #52 
     - If someone was hurt...  dai   Jan-17-04 02:01 PM   #53 
     - Representing Israel  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 03:09 PM   #65 
        - hmmm, I wonder which country destroyed art in the 1930s...  thebigidea   Jan-17-04 03:11 PM   #67 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-17-04 03:17 PM   #71 
              - Six million lives later  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 03:19 PM   #72 
                 - Irony is not "out the window"  dai   Jan-17-04 03:47 PM   #82 
                    - I love irony  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 04:00 PM   #93 
     - is the man a deranged, purple-assed baboon?  thebigidea   Jan-17-04 03:07 PM   #61 
        - A letter?  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 03:10 PM   #66 
           - remind me never to invite you to a gallery show  thebigidea   Jan-17-04 03:12 PM   #68 
              - You compare the mundane with the ridiculous  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 03:21 PM   #73 
                 - even if the artist were black? you'd wreck his art even if you missed  thebigidea   Jan-17-04 03:22 PM   #74 
                    - I don't know how I would react  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 03:35 PM   #77 
  - Books into the fire now.  ezmojason   Jan-17-04 01:53 PM   #48 
  - When I saw...  dai   Jan-17-04 02:00 PM   #51 
     - In this particular case...  ezmojason   Jan-17-04 02:04 PM   #54 
     - that's cause he's pimping MLK's picture  SemperEadem   Jan-17-04 03:09 PM   #63 
     - Dr. King  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 03:14 PM   #69 
        - King was right there on the front lines: in the art galleries  thebigidea   Jan-17-04 03:16 PM   #70 
        - You must be having fun  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 03:38 PM   #78 
           - The ambassador did not say "no".  RememberTheCoup   Jan-17-04 03:48 PM   #83 
           - And I am not Dr. King  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 03:52 PM   #86 
           - Why can't the artist...  dai   Jan-17-04 03:53 PM   #87 
              - Could have  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 04:01 PM   #95 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-17-04 05:04 PM   #120 
           - Dr. King  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 07:26 PM   #159 
  - let me know when they appoint you Guy Who Defines All Art for EVERYBODY  thebigidea   Jan-17-04 03:05 PM   #59 
  - What is more vile?  Axel   Jan-17-04 07:21 PM   #157 
  - You sound like George W. Bush  Democat   Jan-17-04 07:36 PM   #160 
  - Weird is not the word.  RememberTheCoup   Jan-17-04 01:46 PM   #45 
  - below: "Snow White and the Madness of Truth" on wet "blood"going to heaven  papau   Jan-17-04 04:31 PM   #112 
  - Right Or Wrong  voted4wellstone   Jan-17-04 03:09 PM   #64 
  - I'd hate to think that about all Israelis (nt)  RememberTheCoup   Jan-17-04 03:43 PM   #80 
  - IF the "diplomat" also  savistocate   Jan-17-04 04:03 PM   #98 
  - IF the 'diplomat' were  savistocate   Jan-17-04 04:17 PM   #108 
  - You might want to change  Bread and Roses   Jan-17-04 03:49 PM   #84 
  - Not having seen the artwork, either before or after,  Buns_of_Fire   Jan-17-04 03:50 PM   #85 
  - Easy way out:  Bread and Roses   Jan-17-04 03:57 PM   #89 
  - Actually, I DID read the articles  Buns_of_Fire   Jan-17-04 04:11 PM   #105 
  - You can see it here:  dai   Jan-17-04 04:00 PM   #94 
     - cute  Bread and Roses   Jan-17-04 04:04 PM   #99 
  - I wrote to this asshole once.  Zhade   Jan-17-04 03:55 PM   #88 
  - Surely you are familiar  Bread and Roses   Jan-17-04 04:00 PM   #92 
  - Supporters of Israel advocate violent protest. There's a headline for you  jpgray   Jan-17-04 03:58 PM   #90 
  - I believe we were providing  Bread and Roses   Jan-17-04 04:02 PM   #96 
  - You are speaking to yourself--I never justified suicide bombing  jpgray   Jan-17-04 04:05 PM   #101 
  - Or this headline  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 04:02 PM   #97 
     - And you have just done 2 things with that post:  Bread and Roses   Jan-17-04 04:06 PM   #102 
        - This has nothing to do with Israeli or Palestinian  jpgray   Jan-17-04 04:10 PM   #104 
           - Does that mean I can glorify the murder of MLK in downtown Atlanta?  cynicalSOB1   Jan-17-04 04:12 PM   #106 
           - You can't do that in Atlanta  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 04:19 PM   #109 
              - Exactly, because in their minds two wrongs make a right.  cynicalSOB1   Jan-17-04 04:22 PM   #110 
           - Huh?  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 04:12 PM   #107 
              - Okay. Show me which remarks of mine are anti-Semitic  jpgray   Jan-17-04 04:26 PM   #111 
              - The silence is deafening. (nt)  jpgray   Jan-17-04 05:00 PM   #117 
              - Not you  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 05:01 PM   #118 
                 - If it was, he STILL should not have destroyed it  jpgray   Jan-17-04 05:06 PM   #121 
                 - The rationalizaton  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 05:10 PM   #126 
                    - I only assume that for the sake of argument  jpgray   Jan-17-04 05:16 PM   #131 
                 - The "damn display" better be a warning  Terwilliger   Jan-17-04 05:06 PM   #122 
                    - ?  Muddleoftheroad   Jan-17-04 05:11 PM   #127 
                       - unheeded  Terwilliger   Jan-17-04 05:33 PM   #134 
              - Palestinians are Semites  Axel   Jan-17-04 07:36 PM   #161 
  - My feeling is that though his actions weren't diplomatic...  cynicalSOB1   Jan-17-04 04:04 PM   #100 
  - Okay, let's try it again: DAI posted the link:  mbperrin   Jan-17-04 04:49 PM   #113 
     - That's pretty deceptive for a work entitled...  cynicalSOB1   Jan-17-04 04:55 PM   #116 
        - Trained where? As what? Evidence of his even temper?  mbperrin   Jan-17-04 05:04 PM   #119 
        - or paintings of lions and tigers on velvet.  Marianne   Jan-17-04 05:49 PM   #138 
        - That's just it, she looked like a Snow White on the outside,  Lars39   Jan-17-04 05:06 PM   #124 
           - lol, I thought you were someone else...  dai   Jan-17-04 05:15 PM   #130 
  - Behold, the power of art  realpolitik   Jan-17-04 05:12 PM   #128 
  - Yawn. Total non-issue involving people of zero importance.  Character Assassin   Jan-17-04 05:24 PM   #132 
  - It is not at all clear that this art meant what he thought it meant.  ezmojason   Jan-17-04 05:26 PM   #133 
  - Any country who has diplomatic relations with Israel of US does so  DuctapeFatwa   Jan-17-04 05:36 PM   #136 
  - For who is working this Zvi Mazel anyway?  TrueStory   Jan-17-04 05:56 PM   #144 
  - Zvi Mazel RAWWWWWWWWWWWWWKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  Jim Sagle   Jan-17-04 07:18 PM   #156 
  - No longer LBN... locking  Moderator   Jan-17-04 07:39 PM   #162 
 

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