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I didn’t expect the best description about my interactions with my parents ...

7 months ago | Diary

I wasn’t all with myself about publishing such text on my parents, I imagined those words being the harshest ever written that describe how I experienced them … but yesterday while viewing “How To Actually Cover Stories About Antifa - Some News” by Cracked, I was confronted with descriptions that nearly perfectly describe every conversation I had with my father, since I was older than 16-17 and conversations with my mother, if they were about myself and my life, won’t be much different …

Never believe that anti-Semites are completely unaware of the absurdity of their replies. They know that their remarks are frivolous, open to challenge. But they are amusing themselves, for it is their adversary who is obliged to use words responsibly, since he believes in words. The anti-Semites have the right to play. They even like to play with discourse for, by giving ridiculous reasons, they discredit the seriousness of their interlocutors. They delight in acting in bad faith, since they seek not to persuade by sound argument but to intimidate and disconcert. If you press them too closely, they will abruptly fall silent, loftily indicating by some phrase that the time for argument is past.

Jean-Paul Sartre, Anti-Semite and Jew

Yeah, I no more fear the burden of being too harsh on them in that writing but I didn’t expect the best description that I find about my interactions with my parents be when someone is describing how ...