Posted: Dec 20, 2020 10:53 am
by Cito di Pense
Seabass wrote:
Meanwhile, all the xenophobic nationalist assholes are refusing to wear masks and sending death threats to government officials who order lockdowns...

Meanwhile, there's a way to approach this mess with a little more of a sense of humor and less like the old man shaking his fist at the sky. What you see in the following is that Terhune's remarks are no less cutting than yours. In fact, they are more so, not least because he's showing his face to the world, and you're stuck here in nowhere-land, preaching to the choir, who already know that xenophobic maskless nationalists are assholes. Yeah, there's a raging pandemic that you can't do much about; in much of the rest of the world that you'd compare your situation to, with very few exceptions, it's not even an order of magnitude better. Go ahead and stew about factors of 2 or 3, but basically the whole planet is packed with self-absorbed assholes: