What's Acceptable

Here’s a slick video essay by 1791L. He’s a conservative YouTuber who makes some insightful points. It’s important, no matter who you are or where you fall on the sociopolitical spectrum, to keep your wits about you, to self-interrogate, to be open to fair and honest critique.

“While we’ve always been fascinated by celebrity thought, the range of acceptable opinion is an increasingly narrow one.”

I find this argument very compelling. Isn’t it apparent? Ideas become taboo somehow, and the mere discussion of such ideas can alienate a successful artist from his very own fan base. It’s odd…