It’s a damn good thing this isn’t called “Atheist News Asshole” (though I do contribute to Atheist News) because I always take days or sometimes weeks to get to the big stuff. Let’s start with the essentials, from The Young Turks:
And now some more in-depth insight, courtesy of Zinnia Jones:
And before we go any further, let’s be really clear on what a “bully” is, per Dictionary.com:
N. a blustering, quarrelsome, overbearing person who habitually badgers and intimidates smaller or weaker people.
V. (with object) to act the bully toward; intimidate; domineer.
V. (without object) to be loudly arrogant and overbearing.
A bully is someone who isn’t nice to someone else for whatever reason, and it tends to be a physical not-nice, though it can be
verbal/emotional. What I don’t get is, how was Savage “bullying” the students?
Let’s pretend he was. Continue reading