“No nipples please, we’re terribly afraid we may lose our self-control”.


Picasso’s painting “Women of Algiers” just set an all-time record for the most expensive painting ever sold ($179 million).  During the subsequent media coverage, Fox News TV decided to blur out the breasts on their broadcast, in order to protect the “innocent minds” of their viewers…I can only imagine what Fox would think of Picasso’s brothel sketches.

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2015/may/14/fox-news-picasso-painting-censorship?CMP=EMCARTEML6852

(Here’s the unadulterated version of Picasso’s masterpiece…including the extra bits)

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2015/may/12/pablo-picasso-work-sets-record-for-most-expensive-artwork-sold-at-auction?CMP=EMCARTEML6852

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