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New image replaces defaced
Obama mural

Houston Chronicle, by Carol Christian

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Posted By:JoniTx, 2/14/2013 4:44:03 AM

Crews helped paint a redesigned mural of President Obama in Midtown on Wednesday evening, weeks after the mural was defaced by vandals for a second time. Houston artist Reginald Adams and The Breakfast Klub restaurant invited the public to help paint the image. The event began with tracing the image onto a wall across the street from the popular restaurant at Alabama and Travis. The mural was defaced in the early hours of Jan. 28 for the second time in recent months. The original mural, created during the presidential election campaign in 2008,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 2/14/2013 4:58:30 AM     (No. 9175406)

That´s OK, we´ll just keep defacing it over and over again.
It needs and deserves defacing.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: PChristopher, 2/14/2013 5:33:53 AM     (No. 9175416)

I totally agree with #1. I almost feel like going down there to help. Actually, I´d be tempted to buy the building it´s on and demolish it. And don´t pretend to hug and kiss that baby whose future you´ve destroyed...in fact, put the baby down and back away.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: FunOne, 2/14/2013 8:06:05 AM     (No. 9175567)

I detest vandalism.

That said, I would reconsider my position given certain circumstances.....

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Safari Man, 2/14/2013 8:09:34 AM     (No. 9175574)

I cheered when the Iraqi´s defaced/defiled/destroyed all those murals of Saddam Hussein. I cheer the same fate of murals of our very own Hussein, especially here in my home town.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: melman, 2/14/2013 9:08:14 AM     (No. 9175680)

Deficate on it and call it art.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Gorzabozo, 2/14/2013 9:35:24 AM     (No. 9175739)

Excellent #5; Put elephant dung around it and call it art. Then let´s see the liberals defend ´freedom of expression´.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: RedWhiteBlue, 2/14/2013 11:40:20 AM     (No. 9176074)

Leave it up and let it AGE disgracefully, as it will!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: blunderbuss, 2/14/2013 12:11:52 PM     (No. 9176151)

Normally I detest vandalism simply for its gaudy nature and bad spelling. In this case, I am all for (ahem) artistic expression. Spray away I say.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bob913, 2/14/2013 3:30:20 PM     (No. 9176616)

One of Satan´s helper. The photo of obama with flies on him.

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