It toughens you up, builds esprit de corps, even among rivals. Snow flake America doesn't get polite ball busting amongst friends and rivals. Man they would loose it to hear cops busting one another when civilians aren't around...They ought to start here for an intro.... ;-)
“Snow flake America doesn’t get polite ball busting amongst friends and rivals.”
Reminds me of the scene in the movie “Gran Torino” where Eastwood is trying to teach the ways of the world to the kid and they go into the barbershop.
When a New Yorker is nice to you, he’s treating you like an inferior.
Hell yeah, nothing I like better than manly banter while I’m working. Oh, the prison humor we used to engage in. It would pucker a snowflake into next year.