The Right and Wrong Way To Dis the Dead

I think there’s a simpler rule about dissing the dead.

Right way: this person accomplished far more evil than good and all the gratuitous praise being heaped on them now merely suggests those doing it agree with and endorse the evil.

Wrong way: I am far too tasteful, civilized, evolved and discriminating to have liked more than token bits about this less-than-full-human-being.

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