1. "It seems that abortion is controversial no matter what a person says about it."
2. "Today we're going to interview Dr. Judah Wellness, whose new book THINK YOURSELF THINNER has become quite controversial
3. "The TV color commentators keep calling that figure-skater controversial, but where's the controversy
? He himself is quite open about being gay
and doesn't seem to have a problem with it. I mean, everyone he knows, knows that he's gay
"I agree, the use of "controversial" just seems a way to add spice; especially since coming out of the closet
hasn't hurt him or his career. What is so sad is that so often, the media people are usually very au courant
and sophisticated, and know darn well when they are using that tag in a hypocritical