How to know you won a intellectual discussion when:
When you stay with the rational facts and reasonings, cool headed but the people respond with any of the following things:
- personal attacks
- personal assumptions
- grammar or misspelling error
- irrational arguments/falacies
- “ok, boomer”
- “the clownery”
- “imagine being (add insult)”
If they can’t keep it up with the intellectual work they simply are not able to keep their braincell work to the deepness of yours.
Let them go with the wind their ignorance will make them bump into dust.