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"Open Minded"? Liberals Prefer to Ignore Arguments They Disagree With

Verbivore Wrote: Jan 19, 2013 4:23 PM
ugh. This utube pretends to be fair and balanced. But in fact it is trying to answer the question, "whats wrong with conservatives and why are they so stupid." There is no talk of compromise, middle ground, give and take. It's "how can i get those stupid conservatives to see my clear and superior intellect and reasoning?" THis is something akin, to "how do we help this wayward child," but the presumption is that the "wayward child" NEEDS or even WANTS help. The so called experts never stop to consider that perhaps the problem lies within themselves. And NO, the answer is not " just change your messaging." Same thing Obama did, "it was my fault. I didn't make my message clear enough."
New research out notes that self-identified liberals are indeed more liberal - with the ignore and block buttons on social media platforms when it comes to arguments they disagree with.

As Zeke Miller finds in ORI's presentation, "liberals were significantly more likely to have blocked someone than conservatives," and specifically, they block people "because of their political views."

An old adage is that while conservatives think liberals are wrong, liberals think conservatives are evil. This has been proven true time and time again - liberals prefer to pretend like there's some...

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