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Collected Item: “Stencil of Nurse Hoax”

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Stencil of Nurse Hoax

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image

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This is an Instagram post of street art in Bexhill, East Sussex. The street art is a stencil of US President Trump as a nurse with an oversized syringe and the phrase, "DONT TRY AT HOME." This is a reference to comments made by Trump to try injecting bleach as a remedy for the coronavirus.

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Arizona State University, HST 580, Bexhill, East Sussex, stencil, politicizing the virus

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(unknown)

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2020
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