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The World Is Evolving and Ricky Gervais Isn’t – The New York Times via Lindy West #review #Transgender #Gay #Lesbian

I find it quite boring adding this sordid excuse of a person to my blog but as I’ve had over thirty emails. Here’s another review for Ricky Gervais ‘Humanity’ ( I use the word lightly.) He has spent his life persecuting people to make himself feel big so I suppose there’s no harm in taking […]

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(bully – cynic – trouble maker) Ricky Gervais: Humanity Needs an Empathy Lesson #review #netflix by Vulture Magazine plus video of bullying in the workplace.

What these comedians are demanding is that we respect their feelings while they exercise their constitutionally safeguarded prerogative to hurt other people’s feelings. That’s not a level playing field. It’s the power dynamic preferred by a playground bully, in which all the discomfort flows in one direction: away from them. They aren’t really angry about “censorship,” but instead about being reminded that other people are as human as they are, even if they refuse to recognize them as such. Vulture Magazine.

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