A Net Artist's Take on the War


"God Bless America"...we've been hearing this a lot lately. Bill Berry has responded by creating net art that adopts this ubiquitious phrase as its title. On this ironic website, simple graphics and text move across the screen and form images of the American flag, as a robotic voice speaks jumbled lines from what sound like news shows. Berry states that this piece -- interesting to view as American forces pummel Tora Bora -- is a reaction to American radio addresses broadcast in Afghanistan immediately following the attacks on the U.S.