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    DU-Moron "angrychair" should have done a little research before dumping a carton of eggs on his/her face:

    https://smarthistory.org/kehinde-wil...over-the-alps/

    The background is also infused with tiny paintings of sperm—Wiley’s way of poking fun at the highly charged masculinity and propagation of gendered identity that are involved in the Western tradition of portraiture.

    https://qz.com/375262/the-painter-wh...k-urban-youth/

    For example, in this reinterpretation of David’s Napoleon, Wiley embeds tiny swimming sperm in the red background, as a reference to African male virility, or potentially, promiscuity.

    http://www.nytimes.com/2008/09/05/ar...gn/05stud.html

    His portraits initially depicted African-American men against rich textile or wallpaper backgrounds whose patterns he has likened to abstractions of sperm. Some of the subjects were famous (rap and sports stars), others not.
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    What's on Obama's head/face?

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    For example, in this reinterpretation of David’s Napoleon, Wiley embeds tiny swimming sperm in the red background, as a reference to African male virility, or potentially, promiscuity.
    leave it to a gay racist painter to be obsessed about sperm...
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