It happens every day. In fact, it is pretty hard to avoid it. There are some things that can only be understood with a slap on the forehead. Things so mind-boggling that one wonders how humans managed to evolve thumbs while being this mentally inept. Case in point:
After dealing with Lindy West and her cohorts earlier today, I think I am due a good laugh. I give you McEwan:
Actually, that is untrue. I would have included the actual tweet, however, if I did so:
I can’t state this more emphatically: If Jackie’s story is partially or wholly untrue, it doesn’t validate the reasons for disbelieving her.
— Melissa McEwan (@Shakestweetz) December 5, 2014
one would find McEwan’s Twitter page is gone. Apparently she could not stand the criticism for her comment, which has been rather vociferous, and deactivated her account.
There is just one more thing: If Jackie’s story being wholly untrue would not validate the reasons for disbelieving her, what would?