Four Behaviours That will NEVER save horses:
Screaming, yelling, raising your voice: A loud voice carries no information and only irritates the listener.
Name-calling, racism, tribalism or jingoism: Unless you’re a schoolyard bully, you know how counter-productive all of that is (and to the person who referred to “you people” on the Radio-Canada site, you need to work on your social skills).
Writing in English on a French-speaking site (or vice-versa): This is imperialist colonialism at its worst, particularly if you’re not even Canadian. At the very least, it’s a lack of courtesy which will overpower any message or opinion that you’re trying to share. When in Rome, etc….
Reducing the importance of a very complex subject by using cliches, like “cut the crap!”: Again, that is neither useful nor relevant…worst of all, it doesn’t even convey your opinion on the matter, so why even bother?
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