Just as I said months ago, maybe even last year. DNC will screw RFK and he will run independent. GOP will screw Trump and he will run independent. We are half way to that equation being solved. The one thing folks forget? Who was Don's best buddy in the 90's? George magazine? Who was RFK Jr's cousin? Do they both have an ax to grind? Trump/RFK 2024. Place your bets.
Amanita Phalloides. The Death cap. hard to tell by the pictures but there is a green tinge to the cap which is otherwise whitish to pale buff. Other key features: Annulus aka skirt or ring, close gills which are usually pure white, a vulva which is the bulbus thing at the base of the stem. this mushroom grows terrestrially and usually singular to gregarious patches because it is a mycorrhizal fungus (symbiotic relation ship with trees). Some sites say it is considered responsible for some 90% of mushroom fatalities around the world.
The Erosion of Artistic Essence: A Closer Look at Progressivism and Liberal Art Education
By David K. Cedeno
The world of art has always been a sanctuary for self-expression, a haven for the unvoiced, and a canvas for society's evolution. But as times change, the lens through which we perceive art evolves too. While evolution is often a sign of progress, I can't help but wonder if the progressive ideologies, particularly when emanating from liberal art students, have inadvertently tainted the sanctity of art.
Historically, art transcended boundaries. It was universal, accessible, and most importantly, open to interpretation. Today, however, art seems to be increasingly boxed into socio-political narratives. Liberal art education, championing progressive values, has influenced students to favor art that aligns with certain ideologies while dismissing or even denigrating others. This selective patronage questions the inclusivity of art.
Moreover, the surge of 'cancel culture' – another byproduct of ...