I know it's been a while. Sorry. Anyway, this is great:
Jesse Helms and his ilk inject a bit of fresh blood into art which, for a moment, can imagine itself an insurrectionary force. The sad irony is that Helms really believes art can change the world. The NEA liberals think that all art should be permitted because, after all, it's only art.
- from the TAZ show, Feb 6 1993
Watch the whole thing here, it's a hoot.Read this article