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Understanding Art for Geeks Answered

paulthewineguy has a great set of images on flickr that apply some very modern twists to art classics. The one below of Galileo facing the Roman Inquisition is a great one.

In a way some of these jokes really do help to understand the paintings. Mostly they're just sight gags, though. But whatever works, right?

flickr set


I love the thinker one.

LOL Weird, but totally awesome!