The Root Of All Revenge Is Corporal Punishment

Punishment doesn’t teach any problem resolution skills.

I see revenge everywhere in the media. In the movies, like all of the Marvel Universe movies, as an example. The protagonist is minding his own business when suddenly, the antagonist jumps out to bite the protagonist for some long forgotten, past misunderstanding. Melee ensues. A series of tit-for-tat exchanges are weaved throughout the plot until the climax of the movie.

In the climax of every action movie I’ve seen, including the Marvel Universe movies, it’s pretty…