The exchange below was a result of a comment which had been posted to an article at TheHill.com. The title or subject of the article doesn’t matter at all.
I had been perusing through the comments listed when my eyes spied an interesting “handle” for a commenter on this article: “ConstitutionalPurist”. I thought to myself:
“Self, with a handle like this, we might actually get some good debate shakin’ on the board here.”
I was mistaken and disappointed. I had been let down and basically duped into thinking that if someone had created a handle as inherently authoritative as “Constitutional Purist”, this person would actually throw some nutritional subsistence on the table to get the circling wolves and leopards engaged, thereby initiating a feeding frenzy which at least would allow the ravenous carnivores to make an attempt at devouring our “Constitutional” friend.
As I have said, I was mistaken. But then, wait! Opportunity had seemed to shine its beckoning lantern my way as I began to read the poster’s short message: