From: Nathan Martin
What does it say about our culture that we thrive on faux outrage?
What does it say about our culture that we actually seem to enjoy being offended?
What does it say about our lack of humanity that we openly look for things that spite us?
I touched a little on this in my post on conviction…but it just seems that for all the good that social media has wrought, it has become a breeding ground for pure. unadulterated. hate. Not just dislike (ironic for a site that only has like buttons). Hate.
But not just any kind of hate.
Faux hate. Faux outrage.
And this faux outrage happens everywhere and in every corner.
Here are a couple examples: