- Starbucks unveiled their new holiday cups, which are plain red with their logo. No snowflakes or any other seasonal designs. Some Christian groups got their panties in a bind and claimed Starbucks hates Christmas so let’s boycott them. Even though Starbucks cups never had Christmas designs, only winter designs. (At my local store the barista said it’s been a non-issue.)
- Football fans in Seattle and some other cities started an online petition to get Fox to not have their number one announcing team do their team’s games.
In addition, just look at modern day politics. Most people don’t want to listen to, debate with, or consider ideas even a tad bit opposing to their own. We’ve now had four terms of Presidents about whom the reports are their staff filters all information so our leader only sees what they want to see.