Duo Dickinson: “Perfect” enemies

My friend Duo, a really wonderful architect, wrote a piece commemorating the death of another wonderful architect Zaha Hadid, and this is what he got. Dozens of folk attacked me, bizarrely my website, and each other in a classic micro-world of anger in a place almost no one sees. I efforted fact-based responses, no name …

On being grateful…

I farted around on the Twitters too much yesterday, a state of goofing off that was a result of  my feeling giddy as the semester winds down, and my feeling arrogantly that I had something to add. The universe does not reward arrogance — at least, it doesn’t in my neighborhood. I tweeted a link to the post …

How to keep your local troll under the bridge

We here at Dating Jesus have had our share of trolls — disruptive, rude, and often shockingly ignorant people who serve no purpose other than to disrupt the conversation. A troll is not necessarily someone who disagrees with you. I like a healthy argument/discussion. A troll is someone who picks fights for no reason other …