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Skeptic Friend

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Posted - 10/30/2017 :  13:38:29  Show Profile Send Philo a Private Message  Reply with Quote
At a skeptical meetup (be it a pub, a lecture, a conference, or anything really), have you ever encountered fellow skeptics among the attendees who were dicks to you? Not that you disagreed over anything skeptical or ideological or anything in particular, but that these persons were just dickish against you for no particular reason? If so, what did you do about it?

Evil Skeptic

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Posted - 10/30/2017 :  22:02:02   [Permalink]  Show Profile  Visit Kil's Homepage  Send Kil an AOL message  Send Kil a Yahoo! Message Send Kil a Private Message  Reply with Quote
Yes. And what I did about it is nothing. I just figure that the person is a dick. It only happened once out of many meetups and cons.

Uncertainty may make you uncomfortable. Certainty makes you ridiculous.

Why not question something for a change?

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Snuggle Wolf

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Posted - 11/08/2017 :  18:23:46   [Permalink]  Show Profile  Visit ThorGoLucky's Homepage Send ThorGoLucky a Private Message  Reply with Quote
Rarely. If I would have gone to Mythicist Milwaukee 2017, I would likely have met many assholes.
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