BROWNSHIRT MEDIA: ESQUIRE TRIES TO SHAME CELEBRITIES INTO MAKING POLITICAL DECLARATIONS.
Because if there’s one thing today’s pop culture lacks, it’s in-your-face-politics and public shaming for doubleplus ungood crimethink. (Or as Twitchy notes, “Why are celebs staying silent about politics? Esquire editor answers own question by naming and shaming.”)
This Jay Nordlinger piece on the shrinking number of media and cultural zones free of politics was written in 2009 – before the NFL changed its initials this year to SJW. Esquire wants to accelerate the speed at which the rest of the entertainment world is politicized exponentially.