" ... let us grieve at what twitter has become. A stalking ground for the sanctimoniously self-righteous who love to second-guess, to leap to conclusions and be offended – worse, to be offended on behalf of others they do not even know. It’s as nasty and unwholesome a characteristic as can be imagined. It doesn’t matter whether they think they’re defending women, men, transgender people, Muslims, humanists … the ghastliness is absolutely the same."By the way, Twitter is complicit in its own degradation.
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Stephen Fry vs. Twitter
Twitter isn't fun anymore. In fact, it's become a gigantic cesspool. Occasionally I find something amusing on it (or about it), but that stalwart of British comedy Stephen Fry hits the bull's-eye with this commentary. Here's an piece of it: