QUOTE: You find one thing you can misinterpret and then jump on it.
No, I actually disagree with most of what you said. No jumping was required or carried out.
What's this business about doing your job well being akin to treating folk music as 'pop' anyway? And the musicianship being relatively unimportant? If that's not a justification of mediocrity, I don't know what it is...
QUOTE: People will sing or play.
Hopefully they will also spend a respectable amount of time rehearsing in the privacy of their bedroom before they inflict it on unsuspecting members of the public, too...