Richard Bledsoe, on his Remodern Evaluation weblog, has a razor-sharp piece entitled “COVID, the Arts, and Our Pores and skin Swimsuit Sporting Institution.”
He’s significantly incensed over a current USA Right now article the place the authors claimed that America must look to science and the humanities for therapeutic. Bledsoe calls out the bait-and-switch ways within the piece. The “science” they need individuals to comply with is “Institution Science, which is bigoted, factless, incoherent, and nonsensical. We needed to shut down the world for a virus with a 99.98% survival fee….The loss of life counts are wildly inflated by claiming anybody ‘with’ Covid died ‘of’ Covid, which isn’t the identical factor in any respect — not to mention all of the circumstances of flu, pneumonia, most cancers, and even accidents, fed into the cooked Covid stats.”
As for “artwork,” what they take into account are politicized shows that Bledsoe precisely calls “poorly camouflaged leftist activism.” Bledsoe gives a number of distressing examples.
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Hat tip: Sarah Hoyt