Pig Pen vs. the Grim Reaper

Pig Pen vs. the Grim Reaper

Posted in the Arts Forum

Abishai100

Abingdon, VA

#1 Sep 8, 2012
The Grim Reaper is a timeless mythological avatar that represents death and deterioration.

Pig Pen is an affable but dingy child avatar in the pleasant fictional American folk tale world of Charlie Brown and his Peanuts friends.

The Grim Reaper evokes fears of terrorism and failure, while Pig Pen represents natural everyday anxieties about hygiene and friendship.

In some ways Pig Pen and the Grim Reaper are alike, since they both characterize health fears, but Pig Pen is more representative of ornamentation design in the art world, perhaps reflecting the self-loathing idealized symbolism in the sinister Hollywood (USA) movie "Malice" (1993).

Are they printing movie posters on hemp/recycled paper yet?

God bless!

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Arts Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News The Kochtopus Crushes Nashville Transit Fri T-BOS 3
News Downtown Massena becomes outdoor theater for Do... Jun 21 curious 4
News Bible gives Jehovah's Witnesses courage Jun 20 The fool 12
News New Harlem cinema big on Imagenation (Aug '06) Jun 20 poetryjointz 1,686
News Rochester Jazz Festival: What's new for 2018 Jun 19 Juneteenth 2
News Anti-racism group blames local officials for ev... Jun 17 Shirvell s Shrivel 2
News Weekend picks for book lovers, including 'First... Jun 16 sawthemovierecently 4