Perhaps I’m overanalyzing this, but it appears to me that Lady Gaga has flashed a bit of fash with this minor display of patriotism. This is what cultural shifts look like.
Another related note is Joe Rogan discussing modern art.
Then there is Jerry Seinfeld on political correctness on college campuses as it relates to his particularly inoffensive brand of comedy.
A game reviewer, the Rageaholic, gives a particularly entertaining rant on political correctness’s destruction of comedy, below. I feel all of these as little tremors that point to a seismic shift in the culture as more and more of the cool kids figure out just how bankrupt is modernism, and just how un-fun are the moderns.