While it represented possibility, a blank slate, it also represented an emptiness that needed to be filled.
Obama foreign policy, understandably, is even more of a blank slate.
Listening to Creed is perhaps his way of saying, “Forget everything you think you know about music, and start with a blank slate.”
Beck allows himself to be a blank slate onto which his surprisingly diverse band of followers project their own anxieties.
This is perhaps unsurprising when it comes to men and women who must be somewhat of a blank slate.