Posts Tagged ‘Ratatouille’

This week I have been thinking (and talking) a lot about critique and reviews. I was going to put my thoughts down here with links to said reviews and comments, but while watching a movie with my kids I was reminded of this scene. Maybe simplistic, but one certainly worth watching.

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.

For those who don’t want to watch the video , it begins…

In many ways, the work of a critic is easy. We risk very little, yet enjoy a position over those who offer up their work and their selves to our judgment. We thrive on negative criticism, which is fun to write and to read. But the bitter truth we critics must face, is that in the grand scheme of things, the average piece of junk is probably more meaningful than our criticism designating it so.”

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