There is, to paraphrase the Old Testament book of Ecclesiastes, a time and a place for everything. Indeed, cast away in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, one might consider not rocking the boat. However, perhaps now, more than ever, is a pretty good time to rock the fucking boat, however uncivil some might claim it to be. In the immortal words of Hues Corporation, let’s rock the boat, baby.

Font: Sirenne MVB
Image: Gustave Doré’s illustration for Dante’s Divine Comedy, Canto 3, ll. 76–78.