truefictions comment below is correct :-)
John is playing devil's advocate, to the level of most Americans who rationalize 'if I haven't done anything wrong I have nothing to worry about'.
If John shows that he is willing to 'learn', so can the average 'joe' or 'wilma' and not feel intimidated :-)
The r3VOLution is alive and well :-)
"What if the American people learn the truth" - Ron Paul