cancel culture. seriously, stop it. Show more
Interesting to see how anyone who interacts in any way with a bad thing is immediately and irredeemably a bad person.
Even if they're trying to make the bad thing less bad.
And anyone who stops and looks for more information is also irredeemably bad because they're supporting someone you immediately cancelled by trying to get the full story before doing things that cannot be reversed.
This strategy has a definitive end point. And that end point is when the lynch mob turns on you.
Whenever you see a big explosion of drama, stop. Wait until it dies down. Do your own research.
This has happened at least three or four times since I joined the fediverse. Every single time, it was because someone overreacted and nobody thought to check for themselves.