Tough to tell which side the artist is on. Regardless, it speaks to the zeitgeist. Astounding…
“Progressing slowly down Locust and holding up traffic was a rubbery Barack Obama sculpture saddled on the back of a donkey… A pair of black SUVs led the procession and two more trailed behind, Secret Service-style. A couple of the SUVs were decked out with tiny American flags. A few men led the Donkey down the street and a woman made her way along the sidewalk, keeping up with the procession and handing out palm branches…“
Further on the same story: [The artist] called the marching artwork “A Simulacrum of Hope: Simulation of the Triumphal Entry of the Christ.”
I’m going with pale horse.