thesealocust wrote:run26.2 wrote:Yeah. But the whole site is like this. Humblebrag everywhere. Disputes that continue on for pages over petty details. Inane questions, whose answers are matters of personal preference or common sense.
I mean, if it's true of TLS, it's still just a microcosm for our profession and all the wonderful specimens of humanity[FN1] it attracts
[FN1] not excluding myself from this description
I thought about making that same point. While the discourse on TLS and in real-life are analogous, I think several aspects of the internet make the issues I referenced more significant on TLS. Having to consistently interact with someone professionally, or even having to say something directly to someone else's face, makes a person less prone to engage in these behaviors.
Probably just stating the obvious here...