“Ceci n’est pas une religion.”

(via @MoAsumang)

Edit: Oh. I just realized that, in the Magritte original The Treachery of Images, the thing about the painting of the pipe is that it’s a representation of a pipe, not actually pipe, etc. On that level, what does this painting/picture say? That attack weapons are a religion but not a religion but a representation of a religion? Or is it just a more straight-forward play on the iconic French artwork? Also, when I think “guns as religion” my initial thoughts go to certain parts of white USA, not necessarily to French extremists, though that is in all likelihood what this image is referring to. 
Ah, decoding signs, so difficult, so many possibilities. Good thing a few Frenchmen have written about that..

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