"Andy Was No Great Iconoclast," And Other Burns

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"To laud Warhol as a prophet of the saturated media culture we inhabit today is to apportion praise according to the perverse logic of our own era, by which we lionize the first person to do anything." [Newsweek]

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HRH Your Cuntness

I thought lionizing the first person to do something was the entire point. No one did it before them. Ergo, anyone who does it after them borrows, in some way, from the creator of this thing.