Obama Depicted As Christ On The Cross

Check out this creepy painting that is on display at a community college in Massachusetts. According to Todd Starnes it was supposed to be shown four years ago in New York City but was scrapped after a public outcry. I’m not sure what’s happened since then to make it more acceptable today.

 

The painting by Michael D’Antuono is part of a larger exhibit called “Artists on the Stump – the Road to the White House 2012.” It’s on display at the Bunker Hill Community College Art Gallery until Dec. 15th.

The painting is called “Truth” – and shows the president on the cross with his arms outstretched. A crown of thorns rests on his head.

It was originally supposed to debut nearly four years ago at New York City’s Union Square. But that event was cancelled due to public outrage.

“I always regretted cancelling my exhibit in New York because I feel my First Amendment rights should override someone’s hurt feelings,” D’Antuono told Fox News. “We should celebrate the fact that we live in a country where we are given the freedom to express ourselves.”

A spokesperson for the art gallery told Fox News there hasn’t been any criticism of the painting.

Read the whole thing.

Via Fox Nation

Update: Linked by The Other McCain – thanks!