The arts, e.g. art, sculpture, classical music, etc.
are a part of our culture that should be heavily subsidized to prevent their dying out.
are a part of our culture and people should attend more to keep our culture alive.
are a part of our culture if and only if they can sustain themselves without the taxpayer's subsidies.
should be subsidized, I don't have to justify my reasons to you rubes who think otherwise.
are crap, plain and simple.
When I hear of an artist, musician, etc. living from government (taxpayer) grant to government grant, I
offer to make a donation.
smile happily, feeling that my money is being spent wisely.
am indifferent, I don't pay taxes.
am standing behind him or her in line with my hand out.
cringe and wonder how much more of my money's being wasted.
is what the people make it.
should be what the people make it, but government bodies and grants have taken that power away from the people.
should be subsidized, lest the power to define it should fall into the hands of the people.
is defined by the people when their elected officials subsidize various organizations.
are pretty good.
don't taste particularly good to me.
are just plain yucky.