The Airing of Grievances
Monday, June 14, 2004
I wonder if the First Amendment-hating mouth-breathers (new favorite word) behind this campaign realize that their efforts will result in the exact opposite of what they desire. According to this article, "Fahrenheit 9/11" is already going to be the largest opening for any of Michael Moore's movies. If the backlash increases in fervor, look for every theater owner in America to want in on the action.
For more on how to turn a small movie into a blockbuster via controversy, see also Christ, The Passion of