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The TV veteran — who as someone who worked on Fox’s “Married … With Children” is familiar with subversive TV comedy — said he understands the motivation for bringing on someone like Musk.
In an era when audiences have seen the Wicked Witch of the West transformed into an animal rights activist and Harley Quinn depicted as a sympathetic anti-hero, not every villain needs to be recast as a misunderstood subversive.Her crazy driving is a key element of Cruella de Vil’s evil. Here’s why.|Genevieve Carpio|April 2, 2021|Washington Post
His impersonation saw him charged as a subversive, and he had to be rescued by the American vice consul.
At the same time, I was learning about science and reading subversive people like Bertrand Russell.The Charmed Life of Frank Wilczek - Issue 98: Mind|Nell Freudenberger|March 17, 2021|Nautilus
There are fights, resistance, and subversive behaviors, but through all that, there is a broad commonality.
Submission is less a novel of ideas than a political book, and of the most subversive kind.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Miller traces his irreverent and subversive streak to a psychedelic experience during the particularly sweltering summer of 1991.DJ Spooky Wants You To Question Everything You Know About Music, Technology, and Philosophy|Oliver Jones|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Of course, you can read this just as a brilliant, subversive coda to a horror movie.
Hipgnosis were at their most subversive when taking photos of the band.
These subversive narratives were not the solution I sought to the dissonance between my expected and actual college experience.
The worthy man is too loyal to the set rules of his acknowledged leaders, to harbour a notion so subversive and dangerous.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman
His lofty realism was subversive of popular superstitions, when logically carried out.Beacon Lights of History, Volume I|John Lord
It gives assurance, at least, that no particularly wild schemes or subversive changes shall be made.Spanish Life in Town and Country|L. Higgin and Eugne E. Street
No question was decided in the academy without the opinion of Aristotle, though it was often subversive of that of Plato.
After all, lefthandedness was impious in religion, subversive to discipline in military affairs and unlisted in business.Seeing Things at Night|Heywood Broun