Wednesday, August 10, 2005

Gimme all your Lenin, all your hugs and kisses too

There are things to be said about the commodification of sexuality in a hyper-capitalist world. Important things, especially now that Communism, an ideology that failed for its lack of a catwalk, lies in the morgue waiting for North Korea and Cuba to identify the body. But these things, however important, must wait on another day, for I cannot hope to be as eloquent as this picture. Has there ever been a better dialogue between American Culture and Soviet than the one presented here?