A friend described the difference between thinking men and their dogs thusly:

“Point to a star in the heavens and man will follow your finger to gaze up at the star.

The dog will look at your finger.”

👆👆👆I wish I could say I learned this a long time ago but in fact I didn’t learn it until around 2017 on Twitter after wasting HOURS AND HOURS of my time arguing with people peppering me with 1 bad faith question after another. — Brian Cates