So on Monday, I started the year with a proverb about circuses and monkeys.
Well this is why.
I held my tongue (so to speak) during the whole debacle. The year ended with every other story in my timeline being a comment about the ‘Duck Dynasty’ controversy. And if I’m being completely honest, I stepped off of social media for a few days, because I just couldn’t stand the sight of it all.
But it’s been a few weeks, and in the world of the internet, a few weeks is a lifetime…
…At least it’s enough time to gain a bit of perspective. I held out on commenting on the story, because I wanted to see how the story would end. I wanted to see if my quiet suspicions were proven right…
Because it doesn’t matter if you were on Phil Robertson’s side or A&E or whomever.
And we lost. This is why we are no better off after falling for another manufactured American Uproar. Continue Reading…