Barton turns furiously against the crowd. BARTON I'm a writer, you monsters! I CREATE! He points at his head. BARTON ...This is my uniform! He taps his skull. BARTON ...THIS is how I serve the common man! THIS is where I – WHAPP! An infantry man tags Barton's chin on the button. Bodies surge. The crowd gasps. The band blares nightmarishly on.
- A passage from the screenplay to Barton Fink (1991), by Ethan and Joel Coen.