Posts Tagged ‘Outrage’

The Case Just Keeps Getting Stronger

July 20, 2017

After yesterday’s post about “outrage fetishes,” the word “Hybristophilia” was pointed out to me.  As I told the person who did the pointing out, strictly speaking I was talking about a fetish for outrage itself, not a partner who has committed an outrage, but otherwise . . . yeah, something like that.

Somehow it doesn’t surprise me there’s a term for it.

Maybe It Is

July 19, 2017

Today I realized that many people’s behavior becomes easily explainable if one presumes that “outrage fetish” is an actual thing . . .