zach, 21, native texan, current chicagoan. i care about education, politics, gun control, feminism, country music, television (specifically GIRLS) and the changing south, among other things. cultivate calm. you were born to chase the light.
The real problem with people fussing over Pluto all the time is it represents the priorities of the public - preserving traditions rather than accepting facts. The pursuit of science is about building a sustainable catalog of truths, and there is no advantage in altering truths to appease nostalgia.