"My country is the world, and my religion is to do good." —Thomas Paine
Sunday, January 1, 2012
Resolution #3: don't feed ragers
The internet loves outrage, but it almost never does any good. It just makes people dig their trenches deeper. When it seems to succeed, it may just mean the target will be more circumspect next time—GoDaddy backed off its public support of SOPA, but I doubt its rightwing founder has changed his politics at all.