Friday, July 21, 2017

Another Explanation: They are Immoral and Cruel

Althouse analyzes the case of the boys who watched a man drown and did nothing to assist him. An excerpt:

They talk to the man. What they say is crude, but it communicates a truth to the man. They will not help him. And they struggle to explain why: He shouldn't have gone in there. They laugh in the end when he goes under. I haven't heard the laughing. But it could be anxiety, shock, and denial.

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