Something’s Not Right (at the End of History)

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Something’s Not Right (at the End of History), 2018
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Glendale, California September 2009. MJ crashes out of the dreams of Baudrillard and Lyotard and into everyone’s Debordian nightmare come true. All meaning implodes with the brothers wearing the MJ gloves on alternate hands. It’s a pop given that MJ always wore the studded glove on his right hand, Billie Jean tells us so. What happened to the right-hand-only-consistency? What does wearing it on the left hand signify? And what about Janet?