Authored by Tom Luongo,
If there is one thing people with power always do when confronted with intransigence it is they always go nuclear.
As a parent we’ve all been there. That moment when your child calls your bluff on a particular thing you’ve been arguing over and you’re left with no other option than to go through with some terrible threat or back down.
Backing down is usually the right call, but the right course of action was to never get to that situation in the first place.