Cancel culture doesn’t exist. It’s a lazy, reductivist phrase employed by those who want their ideas to be accepted ipso facto. Don’t blame “culture” because your ideas, and/or the way you choose to express them, are losing, as someone put it, in the marketplace of ideas.
📚 Read: Chocky by John Wyndham. An idea, and a book, that shows its age a bit, but finding new (to me) writing by Wyndham is always a pleasure. Also, did you know Wyndham’s full name was: John Wyndham Parkes Lucas Beynon Harris?
I wrote about my father, a classic car collector, and my mother. How many people did I write about? — I wrote about my father, a classic car collector and my mother. How many people did I write about?
It’s gratifying to see so many people experiencing more of Hamilton and understanding why some of us couldn’t stop talking about it. Don’t @ me haters (or those trying to drum up controversy for clicks). Rise up!