[log in to unmask] wrote:
> The acts only became art because they had influence upon someone (i.e. they
> were made into little pictures and flown onto our dinner tables). The people
> murdering/being murdered are not in the "being affected" part of the
> equation. Only observers -- art has to be observed to exist.
So, the eye-witnesses to any act are not observers either and are not
influenced? Too murky for me.