This is so me. When we first saw this cartoon, Hubby-head and I had a good chuckle recognizing my tendency to stay up late composing rambling blog posts or replies to the blogs and forums I frequent on the Internet. I just could not rest knowing that there was bad information or an unchallenged viewpoint sitting there overnight corrupting the minds of complete strangers.
These last couple of weeks, though, I've been more likely to rant (internally or in writing) in response to boorish behavior rather than incorrect information. And on the Internet, and more and more elsewhere in our society, bad behavior is rampant.
For instance, while poking through new threads on a video game forum I occasionally read, I noticed one particular post lamenting how rude and disrespectful people have been within the multi-player game. Within the first ten responses, people began to insult the original poster's poor choices in how he geared and customized his character, and then justify their obnoxious responses as "explaining" why he gets treated badly in game. The few people who tried to sympathize with the original poster were brushed aside and laughed at. When I'd read several pages of this, I finally had enough, and had my rant: