On Hating Madonna Today, the world’s most accomplished pop star provokes ire and indifference. Where did she — or we — go wrong?

….’The sad thing about Madonna’s disrepute is that doubters have no idea how interesting she still is. “Madame X” is more original than half of what her younger contemporaries are doing. Some of the overt politicism doesn’t work, but when it does, Madonna’s ear for catchy beats and rousing vocal inflections is as keen as…