The Mac/Windows fanboy battles ain’t got nuthin’ on a bunch of stirred up rocket scientists.
Point out that chemical rockets don’t seem to be able to scale to get us to millions of people out in space, and the wailing and gnashing of teeth commences. Not to mention the ad hominem attacks. I’ve even been told to “Leave the rocketsurgery to those qualified to comment on it”.
No explanations of how my reasoning is wrong, just comments like “that’s stupid” or “
The severe lack of reasoned discourse makes me think I might have struck a nerve.