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Why Are You Being Rude?

Tweet I don’t understand something. Maybe someone can explain it to me (I’m not really looking or an explanation — it’s rhetorical, really). I’ve seen dozens of instances of it, but two very recently. Both Kimi (Happy Jacks host) and Mac Beauvais¬†(Strange Like That) have received snarky comments from self appointed steampunk critics or experts (I’m not sure which, and it doesn’t really matter) about their DC steampunk costumes. Essentially, what they’re saying is, “I don’t like what you’re doing and I’m going to criticize it.” While I don’t pretend to understand the rage about the inconsequential, it’s not uncommon. I know a guy who hates Sketchers. That’s right, the shoes. He can go off on a tirade about why he hates Sketchers. But you know what he doesn’t do? He doesn’t post comments on … Read entire article »

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