Chocolate Jesus! Now here’s a classic illustration of Vance Packard’s maxim: The Medium is the Message.
Marble good; oil on canvass good; but chocolate very bad!
At least no-one can call this art “tasteless” 🙂
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0 thoughts on “The Medium is the Message”
That hit my funny bone. A chocolate Jesus. More appropriate
for Easter than a chocolate bunny. I think it was the nudity
not the chocolate that offended. 🙂
Maybe, yet I’m sure there must be marble statues or canvas paintings of a nude Jesus on the cross. We know of David standing tall in pride of place in the Vatican. Wonder why nudity in chocolate would offend 😉
And if there are nude marble statues or canvas
paintings of Jesus, I’m sure they offended too.
Christians still have hang ups from the Victorian age.
I imagine any kind of nudity offends them.
Or perhaps they think Jesus has been treated with
disrespect. If Jesus does exist I imagine he would
have a sense of humor and think the chocolate Jesus