"When I can't decide whether I'm down on something because of programming by THE MAN or if it's just rude, I take the sex out of the equation. Like for example, if your guy wandered into the room where you were working, playing Game Boy* with the sound on, that would be annoying."
That's some of the best advice I've ever heard.
Thanks for calling attention to this. The very nature of consumerism demands our ignorance of where products come from and the damage they cause on the way to the chain store shelf. Our economy must not leave a wake of sweatshop casualties and polluted landscapes. -Michael O'Neil, Green Party Of Brooklyn
So we've got Evolution Deniers, Global Warming Deniers, and Global Fattening Deniers. All rely on dismissing a theory because of its complexity or characterizing its proponents as elitist and/or immoral. "Argument From Ignorance" is the trump card of American debate.
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