quatchi: "On Twitter I'm a militarist and a sexist," Schlömer says. "You're exposed to extremely hurtful things and you get very little reassurance. You're constantly bombarded with below-the-belt criticism, most of it anonymous."Ah, he begins to see the problem.Politics is a game of compromise.Anonymous internet discussion tend to bring out the worst in some people which is not conducive to achieving compromise.I've always rather likened it to some people who are perfectly fine and reasonable people IRL who become lead footed, abusive shiat-disturbers when they get behind a wheel of a car.The Pirate Party have gone adrift and the wind has gone out of their sails.Too bad I was hoping they might actually accomplish something.
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