Although fair use is a complicated and subjective issue, copyright lawyers say Gawker has a tough case ahead of them.
“The subject area in question is subjective and ambiguous,” he wrote.
Who you think is cool, and what you think makes them so, is incredibly personal and subjective.
mid-15c., "pertaining to a political subject" (now obsolete), from Late Latin subjectivus, from subjectus (see subject (n.)). Meaning "existing in the mind" (mind="the thinking subject") is from 1707; thus, "personal idiosyncratic" (1767). Related: Subjectively.
subjective sub·jec·tive (səb-jěk'tĭv)
Of, relating to, or designating a symptom or condition perceived by the patient and not by the examiner.
Existing only in the mind; illusory.