Banksy: “Some people criticize me for using sources that are a bit low brow (this quote is from ‘Gladiator’) but you know what? “I’m just going to use that hostility to make me stronger, not weaker” as Kelly Rowland said on the X Factor.”
This comparison became viral in 2012 and until today some people I ask if this painting was illegal or not? And yes it was illegal and I was punished for 3 months but fortunately my lawyer help me. The bullfighting is totally legal and a lot of people pay to see blood and suffering of an animal.