“Instead, when hit with the usual emotional and senseless statement, come back with a question that challenges the intelligence of your opponent. It doesnt have to have anything to do with the topic presented. Keep three responses ready at all times. For example, in a friendly voice (thats important), Where did you go to school? “
Very cool. This is actually a technique used in pickpocketing, called a “pattern interrupt.” It is funny to me you instinctively perceived its utility.
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“This is actually a technique used in pickpocketing, called a pattern interrupt.
That’s cool—I did not know that. Perhaps I missed my calling. Thanks for the insight.