by Conor Friedersdorf

She makes it at National Review Online:

In their 75 hours a week of pop entertainment, I want young men and women to hear songs about, say, a girl who knows she doesn’t have to settle, or how they can have more than they’ve seen modeled around them in their own lives, or how they can be made of the strong stuff of true commitment and love.

Okay, I'll give it a go.

– A song about a girl who knows she doesn't have to settle.

– A song about how young people can have more than they've seen modeled around them.

– A song about young people being made of the strong stuff of true commitment and love.

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