Comment: These petition signing videos don't show anything about society

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These petition signing videos don't show anything about society

The Infowars crew acts like it is some indictment on society that people would sign some petition. It does not. People sign the paper to avoid a confrontation and to get the person in front of them out of their way. It doesn't mean that they actually believe what they are signing, because there is zero commitment to signing a piece of paper. A better reflection of society would be the number of people who would donate money to such a cause, even $1, or the number of people who would show up to a meeting, protest, or rally in support of a cause.

This type of video has been done a lot by Mark Dice, so Infowars is not very innovative here. The result is predictable and boring. It doesn't tell us anything about the true feelings of the people.

We all want progress, but if you're on the wrong road, progress means doing an about-turn and walking back to the right road; in that case, the man who turns back soonest is the most progressive.

-C. S. Lewis