In the Matrix, Morpheus, named after the a Roman god of dream poses with one arm up, while the other is pointing down. This is the sign of hermetism, “As above, so below” found in the Emerald Tablet of Hermes.
Sign of Hermetism
The statue caused so much controversy that it had to be removed from the US Capitol rodenda and placed where it would be less seen. The controversy had nothing to do with Washington allegedly being in the same Satanic position as Baphomet is traditionally depicted in, it was rather attributed to George not wearing any shirt.