Dr. Dawg

What we are voting against

| Disqus Comments

Mike Duffy.jpg

…in one photograph.

The eternal face of the bourgeois.

Check out French satirical sculptor HonorĂ© Daumier’s bust of a legislator, ca. 1830:


Separated at birth? Nope: joined at the hip. Daumier sums up a type, one that has existed since the overthrow of feudalism: well-off, insufferably smug, contemptuous of the less fortunate, unshakably secure in the rightness of his place in the world.

Mike Duffy and the legislator are laughing. They’re laughing at us.

Return to the home page

blog comments powered by Disqus

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Dr. Dawg published on April 25, 2011 11:31 AM.

Lousy, dirty Liberal politics, II was the previous entry in this blog.

Neo-Nazi psychopath working on Conservative campaign? is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.

Powered by Movable Type 6.3.6