“ Besides the Christian cross and the swastika, it combines the two most basic symbols in the world and the ones that leave a lot for the imagination. A heart is a heart is a heart, but then the pentagram has so many meanings. For some people, it’s something anti-religious, and for others, it’s something way earlier and paganistic. For some people, it has to do with the decline of Western civilization. It seems to excite the imagination, and everybody tends to see it in a different way. It’s fairly easy to draw, so that makes it pretty easy to remember.