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Choosing Not To Watch TV Doesn’t Make You Superior, But It Does Make You Kind Of A Dick

Choosing Not To Watch TV Doesnât Make You Superior, But It Does Make You Kind Of A Dick

I met a guy last week at a bar who told me he hadn’t watched TV in several years. On purpose. He had the same look on his face that a toddler does after going to bathroom for the first time on his own. A mixture of pride and self-satisfaction. Considering this remark came after what I told him what I do for a living, I found it to be especially off-putting. It’s in poor taste to insult someone’s career so quickly after learning what it is. At least wait a few minutes, and then slip in your disgust, disguised as a backwards compliment. That’s passive aggressive conversation techniques 101. More »