Homer's Travels: News Of The Cynical Kind

Monday, April 21, 2008

News Of The Cynical Kind

Read this on Boing Boing today. An Italian performance artist was hitching hiking across Europe in a wedding dress to spread a message of peace and "marriage between different peoples and nations." In Turkey she was picked up by a "mentally ill" person, raped, murdered, and dumped in the bushes.

There's so much symbolism there, I think I'll be sick. Says a lot about our world, don't it?