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Adelman of USC was satirizing the pomposity and noble lies of commencement ceremonies when he said he nominated Rush Limbaugh for a USC honorary doctorate for the ``epochal changes in politics and the media he accomplished in the noblest of ways, through speech and the power of his ideas.
His sculpture satirizes itself in the act of satirizing the unresolvable standoff between art and life.
Shesgreen's revisionist close reading of Hogarth's 'Enraged Musician' shows how the artist, satirizing his continental rivals, placed a collection of hawkers in the crowded alley of an historical neighbourhood, where, in an atmosphere of filth and stench, the silence of Laroon's Cries is replaced by raucous clamour, and Amigoni's innocent children become a source of social menace.
A: Editorial cartooning is a negative art form: criticizing, satirizing, making fun of authority.
And well they might: Her new show, Jesus Has Two Mommies, puts a wild spin on the Nativity by satirizing Soloway's own lesbian quest to have a baby with her pregnant partner.
They shared a mission in satirizing the essential triviality of humanity's place in the scheme of things.
If Kurten were merely satirizing the last century's architecture, that job has surely been done before.
Popular columnist Dan Savage has made a living out of satirizing politicians.
She is currently working on a book satirizing feminist excesses for Harcourt Brace.
I found Saar's work to be ham-fisted; learning that it was meant above all to be satirical doesn't change my reaction--unless, of course, Saar is satirizing bad satirical art, in which case I would have to radically reassess my position.
It's tempting to call Plain and Normal a comedy of manners, but that implies that it is about a recognizable world, and it isn't; Wilcox is not satirizing gay New York or office politics.
Lois Lyons, who criticized my letter in the March 12 Public Forum, did not realize that I was satirizing a previous letter from a self-described humanist.
Satirizing the self-conscious ritualism of ``The Godfather'' films, Siguenza offers a burlesque-style portrait of Christopher Columbus as a godfather figure, overseeing the in-fighting of his favored Anglo son (Salinas) and his New World offspring (Montoya), whose mother (Vivianne Nacif) is the symbol of all American Indians.
Gore, daughter of the vice president, has done a piece for Harvard's humor mag satirizing the kind of person who seeks work with the Secret Service.
Of course, Levitch is such a natural performer, so given to dramatizing and satirizing everything he says, it's often hard to tell whether he's becoming seriously unhinged or just pretending to.