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June 3, 2010

Let the Energy, Natural Resources and Extinguishing the Animals Committee Come to Order

Barry Blitt
Barry Blitt

What’s so brilliant about Blitt’s New Yorker Oil Spill cover — in the identification we feel with the animals — is how much it reflects our own helplessness, focuses our rage, and fantasizes that we animals, too, might somehow sit in judgment over the big oil machine.

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