Last night, Wirecutter asked my permission to link to a meme that the Kerodins had posted on their "Behavior Modification" page. Why was he worried? Because it's supposed to be insulting and humiliating to me. And because WC epitomizes "Gentleman", he didn't want to do anything that would hurt or distress me.
Several of you have seen it already, and most of you were outraged by it. I'm going to post it here, after the fold because I don't want kids to see it accidentally. And I want to tell you why it doesn't bother me.
First, this is a classic "Mean Girl" tactic.
"Relational aggression is a kind of social torment that often exists without parents and teachers even noticing. Girls use backbiting, ostracizing, rumor spreading, name-calling and manipulation to inflict serious psychological harm on their targets.