Originally Posted by Dennis
I hate to break it to you but that's exactly how you come across!
Thus far you have defended everything she's ever done and admitted you are a mark for her. How is that not doing that? Standing up for her work
, as you put it makes you either blinded by affection for her or just not a very good judge of movies, sorry to say.
And liking certain things to give in evidence about your prevailing attitudes doesn't mean you aren't one to tow the popular line about other things. I would argue that you don't like these things necessarily in spite of what those around you like more than you are inspired by the validation you receive from outward sources, namely the critics, who do love them a bit of Florence and Emma Stone, don't they? I put it to you that the appeal of such things is just as much you genuinely liking them as there is something you can point to and say to others "Well, Rolling Stone likes it!"