I suspect a significant factor in why satire is so popular these days is that bad ideas are much, much easier to come up with than good ideas, and satire of bad ideas is the lowest hanging of fruit.

Confession: my lifelong fictional hero is Charlie from the Street Fighter games. I like to imagine that he escaped Street Fighter canon via his SFA3 ending and is still fighting corruption and injustice to this day.

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