8 things I learned from daring to have an opinion on the internet

I feel for you, man! Don’t let the mob force you into watering down your opinions. Besides, you know you can always can come back under a Bod McHardcock pen name if keeping it real doesn’t work out. 😉

Author Kyle Perkins

by Kyle Perkins.

As most of you now know, the other day I wrote an article that somewhat went viral. These are eight things I learned during that experience.

1. You’ll lose friends.

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No, this is not a joke. If you have an opinion on the internet and it reaches enough people, opinions are going to be divided(Unless it’s about setting dogs on fire). With that, comes heaps of betrayal and people that you thought were your friends, suddenly turning on you because they thought your back would make a good stepping stone. It really is a marvel to see someone that completely agreed with you on the exact subject of your article the day before, turn their back on you the second their circle shifts.

This happens all the time though and it isn’t new. Take a look at anything Donald Trump says. Half the country have their shotguns…

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