Views are my ownBeing Human
Twitter profiles saying “views are my own” disturb me.
It implies at least one of these:
- You’re prone to parroting shit you don’t believe
- You work for a tyrant who is uncomfortable with you speaking your mind
- You’re scared of lawyers
Which also implies, therefore, that the rest of what you say is likely to be of negligible value, since why would I value the opinions of someone who is happy with any of the above?
Thankfully this provides me with another opportunity to air this perennial favourite from XKCD