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    • thorgalle
      Top reader this weekReading streakScoutScribe
      7 months ago

      A counterweight to the AOTD-winning accusations.

      “Some of it is clearly offensive,” Hill says. “It’s not exempt from criticism.” But Pitcavage notes that this is a very small subset of the 10,000 available apes. “Some look problematic out of context,” he says. “They look less so in the context of all the others.”

      While Ripp's accusations seem to point out factual problems, they are also highly selective. And possibly, they are finding problems where there are none. I didn't background-check the writer, nor do I have personal experience following BAYC. So it's down to watching this polemic from the sidelines. I do find the answers here convincing.