Once Upon a Time, and Arguing on the Internet

Sean Reynolds makes a lot of good points here.

Sean K Reynolds

Back when I still used Facebook, I used to argue politics on the internet. A lot. A lot a lot. Like, Id be late to a social event because I “needed” to reply to someones wonky political take on something. Or Id stay up late for the same reason. Or Id have trouble falling asleep because I kept thinking about it. Or Id review my “on this day” Facebook memories page to see arguments Id made the previous year. Im good at debating. I fight hard at it. I bring the receipts. Im ruthless. At the time, I thought I enjoyed it.

Around this time, I was married, and my wife was a fan of the TV show Once Upon a Time. At some point, the show creators were on Twitter and doing an AMA sort of thing. And instead of reacting to questions from fans of the show…

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Author: Jeff Craigmile

I'm a tabletop role-playing game writer and designer from Des Moines, Iowa. I'm the father of four boys and human to three cats.

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