Do you think that you created a monster as a way of externalising the difficult feelings you couldn’t cope with? You, Brian, gave them all to Marilyn Manson?
He ponders this for a moment and then says: “Are you trying to mindfuck me?”
“Yes!” I say.
“Well, success! There’s the tip. So now we can go on to more cheerful things.”
Interview in Bowling for Columbine: