"Let me put it this way: Have you ever heard of Plato, Aristotle, Socretes?"
Yes, I saw him at the annual Socialism Conference a couple of years ago. Here’s a review of one one his plays. And here’s him reading one of his essays: Why I Call Myself a Socialist, definitely worth the listen.
Without these things you spit upon
You’d find your fame and fanbase gone
You’d be ignored at Comic-Con