An Apologia for Vile Internet Culture

Vile internet culture is a cloaked expression of moral outrage by the precocious young, reacting to the shocking contrast between their observed reality and the smarmy hypocrisy of adult culture (the false promises of its entertainment, the tidy morality of its children’s programming) and doing violence to it with obscenity—the only remaining means by which one can discomfit this vast empire of good intentions.