People who get picked on often become bullies. An oft cited and controversial example of identification with the aggressor is when African Americans overcome underprivileged beginnings and end up members of the Republican Party.
I think the most disappointing thing about comments like that, Modesto, is that they come from an otherwise likable and thoughtful character.
People who get lied to become liars. It’s true! When you grow up hearing that conservatives are a bunch of heartless bastards from your parents or school teachers or the talking heads on TV…you actually cope by swallowing the poison. Sooner or later your writing a post in a PE forum and the blind ignorance you have associated with comes belching out of your own mouth - completely unrelated and unprovoked by anything you might be responding to.
Besides, I’ll bet you $100 the guy that runs the Penissizedebate website is a democrat. ;)
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