Sometimes I despair of the Human Condition.
Why is it that given the choice, people who are ostensibly on the same side of a particular political issue but disagree on others will almost always choose to ignore their common ground and focus on their differences? That way lies Failure, and it’s always depressing to watch it play out.
I recently joined (and subsequently left) a Facebook group supporting a certain political issue, and was dismayed to find one of these brainless pissing contests in progress. And I wondered if our self-destructively inflated egos might be kept somewhat in check if we occasionally watched this routine by a man who was no stranger to the weirdness and dumbness of the human condition: