Not long ago, I wrote a column about dog shaming. The process isn’t complicated. Exasperated owners simply place a sign next to a canine who has misbehaved in some way and snap a photo. The signs say things like, “I like to chew holes in the sofa,” or “I ate two sticks of butter.”
I find most of the signs pretty amusing, although I doubt they result in any changes in dog behavior. Dogs have a hard time telling the difference between positive attention (“Mommy is taking my picture! Yay!”) and negative attention (“Mommy is taking my picture with a sign! Yay!”).
Anyway, back when I wrote about dog shaming, I laughingly suggested that a little people shaming might be in order.
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