|>Wouldn't a better tactic be
>responding with a self parody ("No, i'm going to make Franklin the son of the
>Impossible Man!") or just ignoring it. This just makes him look pompous and
>feeds the fire.
Because if I did that -- as I've done elsewhere -- comes the accusation that
I'm not taking the criticisms seriously enough, insulting those who raised
them, and thus acting pompous and feeding the fire.
Happened right here, just recently.
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