OMG, Lady, You Are Just Plain Wrong!

March 30, 2017

“OMG lady!  You are just plain wrong” is not the way to open a dialogue with me, I thought to myself as I read someone’s response to my article defending a woman’s right to choose.  I quickly recognized, though, that assuming the speaker would want to dialogue was projecting my own desires onto the situation.  She wanted to argue and beat me up for disagreeing with her.  Her earlier question of whether I had ever looked into the birth control methods promoted by the Catholic Church, and her statement that I should pull myself into reality (her reality), were attempts to