Note for context, this is copy/pasted from a Tumblr post I made. But this version will be better proof read.
As a veteran of IMDB since 2003, I’ve had a lot to complain about, and did some of that right here on my Tumblr. But when I read TMS and Gawker pretty much agreeing with “Nothing of value was lost” I get offended.
met important Internet comrades there. I’ve learned much and had all kinds
of fun conversations. And It’s played a role in how I’ve become a more
liberal person. The beginning of the journey that lead to me creating
my “The Bible does not Condemn Homosexuality” dissertation was in an
And YouTube comments are frequently valuable
too. Every successful YouTuber is thankfull for the community that
exists in their comments section.
Now as far as the desire to
politicize this goes. I’m a little annoyed at all the Conservatives who
act like censoring dissenting comments and justifying it with talk about petty hateful trolls is an inherently Liberal
thing. There are Christian blogs I’ve been blocked from commenting
on, and Forums and Facebook groups I’ve been kicked out of for
expressing my dissenting view of the Bible passages presumed to condemn
And as far as mocking people for being “Triggered”
goes. That’s not uniquely liberal either. In one of those Facebook
Groups there were literally people acting like they’re traumatized by
my opinion of Homosexuality being allowed to stand as long as it was. They may not have used the same terminology but it was absolutely the
So no, you’re not actually gaining any SJW cred by being all for the shutting down of Internet discussion for fear of “Trolls”.