Do you think if Bob Dylan or John Lennon turned around onstage and saw pyramids with a single eye on their screen that they would go to their multi-media folks and make damn sure that it was never shown again?
Do you think if every time Oprah talked about an earthquake on her show that a real one then took place the same day, that she would then bury a bunch of subliminal clues to highlight it, or would she wonder what was going on with the rest of us and fire anyone on her staff who dared to exploit the phenomenon for her personal gain?
The point being that artists absolutely are responsible for what their organizations promote.
There is not only something very sick in Hollywood, there is something very sick on the internet where people believe that lying and obfuscating and hijacking any topic that seems threatening to them is their birthright.
There will be an answer in 2012…