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Insults Give Flavor to the Day

Filed under: "Who Cares?" News,Acts of Kindness,Entertainment,Idiots,Life & How to Live It — Tags: , , , , , — Positronic Dave @ 4:27 am December 18, 2010

This isn’t a news story. It’s just that insults give flavor to the day. No wonder the popularity of Hugh Laurie’s cranky medical Sherlock, Dr. Gregory House. No wonder the high interest in how cruelly honest, or honestly cruel, Simon Cowell could be, especially to people laboring under the delusion that they can actually sing. Like a human, I mean.

Yes, we love a slick talking, acerbic, cantankerous, curmudgeon in this culture. Besides, some people are just so damn ernest and nice that it gives me hives on the brain. A few weeks ago, Facebook enjoyed an in-rush of Positive Vibes not seen since the Deadheads used to roam this country in vast, buffalo-esque herds; roaming into communities like a endless tide of the unwashed.