Blue-Collar Bravado Born of a Torque Wrench
Explanatory Nomenclature: The Grease Monkey Pathos is Witnessed Not as a Noble Pursuit of Servo-Mechanisms for Good, But Instead a Hunger for the Expiration of Anxieties which Burden Masculine Malcontents, Rednecks and Other Mechanically Inclined Lackeys, All of Which is Synonymous with Adventure, Courage and Progress
Poolroom Title: As Daring as a Turd on the Face of a Wrecking Ball
1996, oil on canvas, 36x30 inches. Copyright © Robert Williams.
The painting is reproduced here courtesy of the artist. Taken from The Hot Rod World of Robt. Williams (Motorbooks, 2006).
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