The Cognitive Dissonance Scale explains all!
Forget about the other ethical values ignored in the news media’s handling of this episode. The most striking aspect of it is the sheer incompetence, stupidity and ignorance involved.
Anatomy of a marketing fiasco.
“Ethically, the Golden Rule would apply to how society treats Jenner, and anyone else for that matter. I would agree. There is no reason or justification for humiliating Jenner. That is cruel. However, the opposite side of the Golden Rule does not necessarily apply: The demand that, not only must society accept Jenner’s transition out of charity or compassion, but that society must adopt it as its own.”
The Bruce/Caitlyn Jenner tale is as hard for me to analyze neatly and dispassionately as the aftermath of an elevator crash. But I’m a fool, so I’ll take a shot at it anyway.
FDR, CTE, MSNBC, and more…
Comey, Flynt, rappers, and fools. Sounds like a potential song for Cher…
Compared to Trump, the Democrats look good, and in relative terms, they are good….that is, they seem that way.
Let’s look at the current use of cognitive dissonance in the wake of the shooting by Robert Dear.
Thank you, Senator.