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Also of note, people trained in the humanities, presumably like this journalist, tend to treat everything as a literary analogy problem and proceed to reason about concrete issues based on how they "appear" or what other things they "sound like". At least the engineering approach is often useful for things.

this is the funniest comeback I've read on this website. Plus it's true.

Thesis proven? :)

Whose bridge would be better to drive over?

Swimming is the safer option.

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