The Native Tourist
reformed/biblical observations on Christianity and culture

Wednesday, March 17, 2004
The Problem with Pop

"And the danger with pop culture, it seems to me, is that the notion that you can somehow insert some idea about faith or the faith itself into this vessel and simply transmit it and it be opened up and received in some kind of pure way is naïve. The very nature of pop culture is to dumb things down, to make things more special-effects oriented..."

--from an interview with Gregory Wolfe, editor of Image