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Moment of Friday: Artist Rashid Johnson loves watching 'Black Jesus'
Moment of Friday: Artist Rashid Johnson loves watching 'Black Jesus'

A Jesus that swears like a sailor, turns water into Cognac, smokes all the weed and hangs out in Compton. That's Jesus as portrayed in Adult Swim's new comedy "Black Jesus," the brainchild of Aaron McGruder, who also created "The Boondocks" comics strip. It's also a show that totally engrosses New York-based artist Rashid Johnson. (Watch a  "Black Jesus" clip here.) Johnson, an installation artist and painter whose work has been displayed at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, the L.A. County Museum of Art and who this week is opening up his third solo show at David Kordanksy, says he has long been a fan of McGruder's work,...

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