I ain’t “bitching,” I’m pointing out that something ain’t right

Cato the Younger wasn’t bitching about it. Image from http://samuelrunge.com

A few days ago I posted a comment on the largest Facebook discussion group for practitioners of Stoicism. It isn’t important what the specific subject matter was. Suffice it to say that I was pointing out that a good number of self-professed Stoic practitioners were engaging in a behavior that I thought was obviously unethical — apparently without realizing the irony of striving to…