Go look at the comments Sean left on my Ansari piece, and you may understand a bit better why I’m saying this.
I’m providing a service — and I’m writing about experiences that cut close to the bone. And when I write about these topics, I get nit-picked, well-actuallyed, and even harassed. I am glad I get compensation for the work I have done. If that seems crass to you, I think you need to imagine my experience.