If the regular posters on FFL were to fortuitously meet at a social gathering - and the conversation was to gravitate towards "spiritual" topics and meditation - and it gradually dawned on everyone that the strangers they were face to face with were the very people they had been having heated arguments with on the FFL site and exchanging gratuitous insults with . . . well, you get the picture . . . Do you think everyone would simply relax, let their hair down, exchange humorous stories, find themselves getting on in a perfectly civilized manner, and end up as new bosom buddies?
Or do you think it would end up in a bar-room fight?