That’s quite an ask from someone who did exactly the same thing,

Nonsense. I have been on the receiving end of boorish behavior more from the BernieBabies than any other group, and have been pointing out for years that their rhetorical behavior is no different than that of the Trumpkins.

So, basically, you’re accusing me of using an ad hominem to respond to an ad hominem, when in fact I was discussing personal experience.

But abusive tweets are roughly even between candidate supporters.

Possibly so. The lack of ability to debate issues has become endemic in our society.

The mainstream/establishment media absolutely despises Sanders and cherry picks with a vengeance in reporting these things.

With that I agree. However, I will state — again — that I am speaking from personal experience.

The reality is that you got “fuck off, sycophant” for the same reason “ok, boomer” became a meme: many of us are tired of explaining ourselves, our preferred candidate, and the socio-economic landscape.

Be that as it may be, but politics is about winning over the hearts and minds of individual voters. “FU” is a poor way of doing that.

What you pulled was a perfect tone police judo kata: say something rude about the subject, get a deservedly rude reply, use reply to prove your point.

The poster did walk right into a left hook, didn’t he. :-)

Data Driven Econophile. Muslim, USA born. Been “woke” 2x: 1st, when I realized the world isn’t fair; 2nd, when I realized the “woke” people are full of shit.

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