Warum 'nett' (scheinbar) die kleine Schwester von 'scheiße' ist.

„Why We Don't Really Want to be Nice“, oder auch: Die Psychologie hinter Trumps Loser-Fetisch – und warum das alles Bullshit ist:

Being ‘nice’ sounds a bit eerie and strange. It shouldn’t really.

Setting out to try to become a nicer person sounds like a deeply colourless and dispiriting ambition. In theory, we love niceness of course, but in practice, there appears to be something embarrassingly anodyne, meek, tedious and even sexless about the concept. A nice person sounds like something we would try to be only once every other more arduous and more rewarding alternative had failed…