imagesThe Slovenian theorist, Slavoj Zizek, is considered one of the hottest thinker in the field of social theory today. Inevitably, if you are highly praised as “the rockstar of theory”, sooner or later somebody would come along and denounce you as a peddler of theoretical junk. In this case the battle between the giants, i.e. Chomsky and Zizek debate, where Chomsky accuses Zizek as being unworthy of being called as a thinker while Zizek fires back accusing Chomsky of, what do you expect, the same thing. (You can read about their exchange here)