Scientists: "Why is there so much misunderstanding of science?" Grad student: "I want to do some public outreach." S: "What a waste of time"
It's weird. I tweet consistently about sexism in science and no one ever tells me to die. It's almost like there's a gendered response.
Here's a Greek tragedy: Richard Dawkins is arrogant, dogmatic, and condescending to women. Everything he hates about religion, he's become.