2018 was a year of excess. In fact, there were many times when I thought the world had completely lost the plot. But there are important lessons amongst the wreckage.
Last year, we took down Ross Geller from Friends and Ian Fleming’s 007. I’ve discovered three more that may trigger us.
Outrage has become the most valuable commodity of 2016, but for 2017, I say we forgo outrage as the default, and let go.
Lena Dunham’s comments and subsequent apology regarding Odell Beckham Jr has exposed a modern-day phenomenon – third party outrage.
The differing responses to the Tony Jones and Stephen Colbert incidents has me wanting to take the keyboards away from the outrage police.
The concept of outrage culture has firmly taken root, but can positives be wrung from it or has the argument just got louder?