Quote of the Day

The hatred people direct at those who are different to them doesn’t even begin to compare to the hate people reserve for those who are extremely similar to them.

-Metafilter User Flashboy

Flashboy was commenting on a fairly heated argument over Metafilter vs. BoingBoing (both popular news websites), but the quote works in a lot of contexts. Democrats vs. Republicans. Clemson fans vs. Carolina fans. Any two of the thousands of denominations of Christianity. It’s a very versatile observation.

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