Originally Posted by Gringo
It isn't the idea that the arguments are like the special olympics. It's the fact that you're arguing over something (usually) so trivial and going on and on about it for pages. New lows are hit constantly in such threads.
So if two people are having a competely trivial argument over the phone or in the same room for hours on end, they're also running in the special olympics, right?
So it's more like
"Arguing a trivial subject for several typed pages is like running in the Special Olympics...
You are retarded no matter what happens."
And, if I may ask, what were you just doing again?