It has become apparent that art can have a startling impact without really being or saying anything startling or new. The character itself of being startling, spectacular, or upsetting has become conventionalized, part of safe good taste.
Time magazine reported him as speaking of "upsetting the apple tart".bertie ahern
The equilibrium between supply and demand is achieved only through a reaction against the upsetting of the equilibrium.david harvey
I identify with people like Diana who just want to be loved by everybody. If somebody doesn’t like me I find that very upsetting.stella vine
The equilibrium between supply and demand is achieved only through a reaction against the upsetting of the equilibrium.
The bottom line is that the First Amendment guarantees free speech including criticism of all peoples. We are an equal-opportunity offense country. To censor ourselves to avoid upsetting a certain group (in a cartoon no less) is un-American.
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