Friday, September 23, 2005
The Last Days of Bush the Vampire
Le Vampire Bush (2005) plays with the liminal interplay between addiction and compulsion. The vampire is no ordinary addict; it needs blood or it will die, n'est pas? The ability to kill to survive is inextricably woven into its being, explicit in its very existance. Thus we are reminded of the predator politician, of the people yet destroyer of people.
Looky at me! I'm a deconstructionist art critic! Hyuk-hyuk!
Uh, what did I just say? I just drew some fangs on him and made up a funny caption. You got a problem with that?