I’ve freed myself of my Facebook habit. The response to the Kavanaugh situation by both Team Red and Team Blue was a watershed moment for me. People on either side demonizing and rooting for the destruction of people they have no evidence are guilty or lying. The tribalism has become too much. Civil debate is dead when the opponent not just denies truth and reality, but ignores it. When the hypocrisy and dehumanization stays with long after you put the phone down or close the laptop, you know it’s time to step away.
The podcast and YouTube videos I’ve been doing are fun and a more healthy outlet. So here is my first post-Facebook recording: