Stale Content Alert!
This post was written a long time ago, and my views have almost certainly evolved since then. Please keep that in mind while reading, commenting, or sharing.
To the few moronic teenagers spitting on cops and climbing buildings during today’s protest in downtown Portland:
Congratulations. You just shot your own cause in the foot–and not with a slingshot or a handgun, but with something more akin to a tank-mounted anti-aircraft missile. (Shh, pretend they exist.)