Some people exhaust really quickly from being supportive, and it's sort of generally a pain to maintain a relationship with them because if you're going through a crisis, mentioning something tangentially related to them means they have now supported you emotionally, and it is dominating the conversation. » 7/10/13 3:55pm 7/10/13 3:55pm

People are really ignorant of stuff that goes on in other parts of the world. Genocide is really common, and for some reason the holocaust gets more press than other genocides from around that time period and after on similar scales. Hitler's genocide, unfortunately, probably got the press it did in the west becauseā€¦ » 7/09/13 2:38am 7/09/13 2:38am