“We finally really did it. You maniacs! You blew it up! Damn you. God damn you all to hell!”
Wow, I really need to turn the irony down a notch.
Today’s blog will be a brief one juxtaposing the above book-cover with an iconic film-still.
The book is boldly entitled, “America in the Gulf” by the good Doctor Fathi Al Afifi (not an artist of the same name).
When I came across it, I couldn’t help but notice the maybe-possibly-likely accidental cinematic reference to Planet of the Apes.
A bare-chested Charlton Heston (RIP) classic and my paws-down favorite movie circa 1995 (it was an awkward phase).
Watch him collapse in the surf here and enjoy watching a grown man cry: