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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.
ELON MUSK IS BEING BROUGHT IN TO SAVE SNL’S SAGGING RATINGS. HE COULD SINK THE SHOW IN OTHER WAYS.STEVEN ZEITCHIKMAY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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 CARPIOAPRIL 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
His impersonation saw him charged as a subversive, and he had to be rescued by the American vice consul.
12 CRAZY TRUE STORIES ABOUT CHILDREN’S AUTHORSKATE BARTLETTAPRIL 1, 2021OZY
At the same time, I was learning about science and reading subversive people like Bertrand Russell.
THE CHARMED LIFE OF FRANK WILCZEK - ISSUE 98: MINDNELL FREUDENBERGERMARCH 17, 2021NAUTILUS
There are fights, resistance, and subversive behaviors, but through all that, there is a broad commonality.
CELEBRATING A LONG LIFE WITH HIVROB WATSONDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
It’s given them a subversive cool that Crocs has leveraged to partner with some of music’s top stars.
THE UNLIKELY PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN POP STARS AND CROCSMARC BAINOCTOBER 27, 2020QUARTZ
Still, there’s a moment in the live-action Mulan that is genuinely new to the story, and maybe even subversive.
THE HISTORY OF MULAN, FROM A 6TH-CENTURY BALLAD TO THE LIVE-ACTION DISNEY MOVIECONSTANCE GRADYSEPTEMBER 4, 2020VOX
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 SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
His lofty realism was subversive of popular superstitions, when logically carried out.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME IJOHN LORD
It gives assurance, at least, that no particularly wild schemes or subversive changes shall be made.
SPANISH LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYL. HIGGIN AND EUGNE E. STREET
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