Martin Luther King, Jr. still stirs controversy, four decades after his murder. This time it’s about a national monument.
Posts tagged: Memorials
A Chinese sculptor for an African-American figure on the National Mall? That’s right!
Yesterday was the anniversary of the discovery of Kurt Cobain’s body, in 1994. He’d been dead a few days, due to a self-inflicted gunshot wound (they say).
Kurt Cobain and Nirvana were at the height of rock and roll success at the time. Then Kurt was dead and we were left with his grievous widow, Courtney Love, some poorly-recorded live performances and an eternity of the Cult of Kurt Cobain.