When a vocal member of the tech community doesn't understand the difference between satire and sarcasm we have a problem, with intellectual rigor if nothing else.
As much as investors hold entrepreneurs to the highest standards in executing ideas, they should exceed those same standards in their own work.
Leadership, like free speech, comes with its own responsibilities.
As an aside, American physicist Edward Nichols said of satire and sarcasm, that it is the difference between surgery and butchery. Agreed.