...as you are. He strikes me as a bitter, resentful lad who is angry that the world does not see him in the same light that he sees himself.
The self aggrandizing " logical liberal label" he accorded himself is telling, I'd say.
Yet, as smart and insightful as he tells himself he is (likely while looking lovingly in the bathroom mirror) his inability to snap to the most basic and obvious facts contradicts that presumption.
As mentioned, Shoe and Fender Lizard have lots in common.
Birds of a feather do, it *seems*, flock together.