While everyone is scratching their heads about the massacre in Connecticut, this billboard is prominently on display everywhere promoting the movie Looper.
Advertising does a great job of distilling what we value as a culture, and it’s not a pretty picture.
EDIT: Just had to add this. Here’s a picture making the rounds on Facebook right now getting lots of giggles and Likes:
Please understand – I don’t mean to condone censorship. I just think we need to take a very hard and careful look at the violence that we find acceptable before we can understand why the unacceptable violence happens.