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Well, whether you agree with the ideas expressed or not the Smithsonian is merely doing its thing, which is documenting Americana. The hip-hop phase is as much a part of America as the Spirit of St. Louis and Archie Bunker's chair and so belongs among them.

herb


You raise a good point, herb. In fact, I am on my way out the door to go see the much anticipated Dada exhibit at the national Gallery of Art, wherein we see how Marcel Duchamp hung a toilet on a wall and proclaimed it to be art. If hiphop is culture, Duchamp was right.

Andy Warhol too.
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