Some of us are ADDICTED to platitudinous bullshit. Just repeatin’ hacky shit ad nauseum style ’cause people who look like us and/or people we deem cool/important say it. Shit’s like rhetorical gang banging. Feels like I’m walking through a turf war when I scroll my feed sometimes. I refrain from commenting on such posts because I fear I’m gonna get caught up in the crossfire, end up having to backpedal out like….
“Oh shit, my bad y’all, I thought we were having a discussion, but apparently this shit is West Side Story, but instead of the Sharks battling the Jets it’s the Straw Men versus the Ad Hominems.”