New 3QD Column: Mob Morality

Larry Tate, from ‘I Hate What You Said’, has summarised my latest 3quarksdaily.com column in what 3QD editor, Abbas Raza, has indicated is a wonderful and humourous summation. It’s only a paragraph long and, actually, does a good job of posing the right questions.

From my column:

What is it about topics like incest,bestiality, necrophilia and cannibalismthat urges us to pick up pitchforks and torches? A more important question, however, is whether these topics automatically or necessarily should elicit outrage enough for us to target those who perform these acts. I think not.

Continue reading at 3quarksdaily.com.

I was expecting more trolls, but the discussion actually seems fairly inviting.

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