“For myself, I want no advantage over my fellow man, and if he is weaker than I, all the more is it my duty to help him.” —Eugene V. Debs
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.