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We're melting down ice sculptures of the words "Middle Class" at the Republican and Democratic Conventions in Tampa and Charlotte.
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    Join the team and be a Supporter: Back Morning in America at any level you'll get behind-the-scenes updates on the project as it develops.

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    In exchange for helping us to make this project happen we will list your name as a supporter on our website and as an extra thanks, send you an MP3 of our amazing cat Myrna purring. Myrna will be 22 years old this year and she's fit as a fiddle, doesn't look a day over 16!

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    Your name in the Thank You page of a special website we're launching that features commentary, images and videos of the ice sculptures in the convention cities. We'll also include you in on the MP3 of Myrna purring AND a Middle Class post card.

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    Signed, Morning In America postcard. Published by Fotofolio/Artpost, one of the leading publishers of art postcards. (Open edition.)

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    Line Up postcard book. Get a copy of our self-published artists' book featuring mug shots of the Bush Administration.

    All the favorites are here: President Bush, Vice-President Cheney, Secretary of Defense Don Rumsfeld along with the date and statement they said betraying the public trust.

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    Signed, broadside designed and printed especially for the event at the conventions.

    8 page, four-color offset, measuring 33 x 22.75 inches, with essays by the artists, Nick Mirzoeff, Bill DiFazio, excerpts from the Harper's Index (2008-2012).

    Publication folds out into a poster of the ice sculpture.

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    Extremely limited Free Speech Zone t-shirt. All cotton t-shirt, silk screened with portrait of censored reader from the aritsts installations at the Grand Army Plaza Branch Brooklyn Library and Donnell Library Center in Manhattan. Back of shirt lists titles of censored books.

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    Contract with America underwear - signed and numbered - cotton briefs, silkscreened with Newt Gingrich on the crotch and the Contract with America on the seat. In Mens and Womens. Available in one size only.

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    John Ashcroft signed, handcast resin bust from the John Ashcroft snow globe - snow globe not included.

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    Blu-ray DVD of timelapse videos of Democracy, Economy and Middle Class ice sculptures. Featured in the exhibition ICED at Jim Kempner Fine Art in NYC.

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    Combo incentive includes the best from Pure Products USA - Blue-ray DVD, Line Up, F**K snow globe and John Ashcroft bust.

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    Hot off the press! Our latest limited edition piece, You Only Live Twice, the Happiness Mirror. Featured at the New Museum store and Artware Editions. Signed and numbered in an edition of 50. Etched glass and gold leafed letters.
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