Tuesday, December 03, 2013

Is This Happening?

In the comments section of a particularly outrageous, over-the-top-PC article, someone suggested that the periodical in question was deliberately publishing articles it knew were ridiculous in order to attract outraged attention from the "other side," driving up hits and thus ad revenue. It would be a sort of reverse trolling.

Do you think that journals are actually doing this?

1 comment:

  1. That's what I thought about that article from a month or two ago about "you're a bad person if you send your kid to private school" or whatever the author argued. I couldn't believe anybody actually thought that made sense.


Euphemisms II

It's not just abortion where these euphemisms bug me either. I think it is sometimes OK to euthanize your pet, but... you did not "...