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freelancer writes:
>Can't something, anything be conceived of as
>art WITHOUT being analyzed to death? Can't something that looks great and
>tells the/a story well just be considered good, and leave it at that?
>It makes it so much more enjoyable...
No it doesn't, it sanctifies it and mystifies it, and means we have no way
of understanding it and how it affects our world.