One friend pointed out that, while being willing to do something publicly as yourself is far from a guarantee of truth and honesty. Sure, they've got more skin in the game, and that does speek to a higher degree of certitude or courage, but not only could they still be wrong, there's also the very real phenomenon of people willing to do insane or controversial things for some publicity or attention.

About Last Redoubt

Ex nuke mechanic, jack of all trades.