2020

Katoaminen / Vanishing

January 1, 1970

A super 8 mm home movie print of The Inivisible Man treated with domestic bleach.

Date: 2 May, 2020

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1.

On Thursday 23 April 2020 the US President Donald Trump promoted on national TV at his daily coronavirus briefing at the White House that the idea of chlorine dioxide – a powerful bleach used in industrial processes such as textile manufacturing – could be used as a treatment for Covid-19.

 

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In the plot of the 1933 movie The Invisible Man (dir. James Whale), Dr. Griffin accidentally bleaches himself invisible while doing experiments with an obscure vaccination called “monocane”.