Originally Posted by schweeb
A couple of assholes (politically, at least) I know become pretty high and mighty whenever political issues come up. Any point you bring up, they don't have intelligent responses to, other than veiled insults like "just more conservative brainwashing" or "you aren't very well read, are you" (having no way of knowing how much I actually have read). Then they self-congratulate themselves by gloating to each other.
I have this problem with right wing conservatives. An easy example is Mr Toes on this board. Some people just spout off whatever they have been taught or heard by the watercooler and claim it for their own thought, without ever really looking into it.