I used to feel like I could avoid politics and religion and I would be okay.
Now people respond with a knee-jerk emotional response to almsot anything.
Regardless of who they root for , people think that "their" sports teams are "class acts", while all other teams are lying cheats.
All kids are entitled whiners, except for theirs, of course.
TVs and movies are relatively safe, although a majority of people act like TV and movies are beneath them, but if you catch them with their guard down, they reveal that they are totally up to date on "The Bachelor" and "Dancing with the Stars".