A true blow to the nation’s traditions and heritage, as an absolutely seamless fusion of form and content will be removed from public view:
The laziest of all the Confederate monuments, which is either a statue of Nathan Bedford Forest or maybe 40 mufflers hastily stapled together, was taken down this morning. https://t.co/rvJ3E7z2FO pic.twitter.com/14mW8miNM5— Ben Collins (@oneunderscore__) December 7, 2021
This is good because all Confederate monuments are bad. But in a way this one was the least bad, in that it was precisely the aesthetic tribute Nathan Bedford Forrest deserved.