Newswire: Shia LaBeouf’s anti-Trump art project is moving to Albuquerque

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Presumably figuring that New Mexico’s famous dry heat would scare off any milk-drinking neo-Nazis, Shia LaBeouf and his artistic compatriots Nastja Säde Rönkkö and Luke Turner have announced that they’re moving the “He Will Not Divide Us” anti-Trump art project from New York City to Albuquerque, New Mexico. This comes from Variety, which says the announcement came with a “strongly-worded” condemnation of the installation’s old home, the Museum Of The Moving Image.

For those who don’t recall, the installation was simply a white wall with a webcam and the words “He will not divide us,” and the idea was that people would spend the next four years walking up to the camera and saying those words as a symbol of our nation’s desire for unity. Unfortunately, assholes saw the camera as an opportunity to spew hateful bullshit away from their Pepe avatars for once, and ...