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I saw an analogy that amused me on Facebook today. damookster Send a noteboard - 14/09/2022 12:47:16 AM

It’s relative to criticism directed at those who dislike Rings of Power and WOT on Amazon.

Picture this. You and some of your friends are invited to a BBQ. The host family formerly owned a renowned BBQ restaurant famous for their smoked meats and sauces made according to much loved and widely shared traditional regional recipes.

You arrive only to discover that the hosts have become vegans. Everything on the menu is plant based. The recipes are somewhat similar, but modified to conform to vegan requirements.

You and your friends try to hide your disappointment and try the food, but it’s no use. You hate it. It’s not at all what you expected. You tell the host it feels like a bait and switch and you are leaving.

The hosts are angry and post about their hurt feelings on social media. You are all anti-vegan, anti-animal rights, and climate change science deniers.

But all you wanted was a bacon cheeseburger and some pulled pork.

Mook

*MySmiley*



"Bustin' makes me feel good!"

Ghostbusters, by Ray Parker Jr.
This message last edited by damookster on 14/09/2022 at 12:51:34 AM
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I saw an analogy that amused me on Facebook today. - 14/09/2022 12:47:16 AM 144 Views
Mookie I forgot to ask? - 14/09/2022 03:45:49 AM 28 Views
Re: Mookie I forgot to ask? - 14/09/2022 04:12:55 PM 21 Views
Pretty great analogy, but personally, I wanted ribs. *NM* - 14/09/2022 05:47:18 PM 7 Views
Good choice *NM* - 14/09/2022 05:53:17 PM 6 Views
So let me get this right... - 14/09/2022 09:07:53 PM 29 Views
Let Mookie have have his lost object - 14/09/2022 09:19:58 PM 17 Views
Well, you didn't. - 14/09/2022 10:24:03 PM 24 Views
Lie how? - 14/09/2022 11:44:43 PM 20 Views
Reading comprehension: - 14/09/2022 11:48:29 PM 24 Views
Seems to be lacking - 14/09/2022 11:56:43 PM 17 Views
Yeah, I edited that out after re-thinking it - 15/09/2022 12:07:04 AM 17 Views
The Princess --Bride- Bar-B-Q *NM* - 15/09/2022 12:34:19 AM 7 Views
perhaps you failed to grasp that I didn't write this - 15/09/2022 12:04:18 AM 20 Views
Ok but they're arguing with the sentiment, which seems to have your approval *NM* - 15/09/2022 12:15:15 AM 9 Views
or yet perhaps maybe a ? All of the above are amusement? *NM* - 15/09/2022 12:31:54 AM 6 Views
There is that, to be sure. - 15/09/2022 12:56:13 AM 18 Views
That was a reply to fionwe, not you. - 15/09/2022 12:51:08 AM 18 Views
Well yes, I'm aware. - 15/09/2022 02:57:52 AM 11 Views
*NM* - 15/09/2022 03:10:29 AM 8 Views
I think a better picture from the POV of one of the Legendarium podcasters - 14/09/2022 10:42:05 PM 22 Views
DS9 and Lower Decks is my memory rewatch I am over-invested in. - 14/09/2022 11:12:24 PM 17 Views

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