The pop musicians often leave meaning in the dust and substitute it for cartoons. The deeper artists - the grunge artists in the world and the emoticon people - tend to leave all of the happiness out of life like it just doesn't exist.
I've had the greatest respect for my work in this country by Americans. Critics have no brains.
I've had great success being a total idiot.
Lately I did a film called All I Want for Christmas and it was well received....