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There must be no bastardizing or hybridization, no accidental grafts between these two generalities, genres, or genealogies.
It's easy to see how Shore's fragmentary, deadpan road-movie stills--with their modest scale, encyclopedic scope, skewed angles, and abject subjects--would have looked weird in the early '70s, uncomfortably bastardizing Ruschaesque conceptualism, Vietnam-era fury, and Pop glam.
My point: No one has a problem with antichrist Christians (1 John 2:17-19) whoring the name of Jesus, and bastardizing Christianity with Christmas, so long as this is done on private property.