This is a quote from an American comedian, taking the mickey out of imaginary Republicans complaining that reality itself is as biased as the liberal-elite media against Republican beliefs and actions. It is a joke about how people convinced they are right will react when presented with evidence that they are (literally) in fact wrong. […]
I really liked this article by TP. Anyone – everyone – can be blinded by their biases, even well-meaning people. It’s not just the arseholes and fascists, though they can do more damage.
There are some great examples of goal divergence in action, as well as emergent properties of systems. Even the best designed systems can create problems further down the line.