Originally Posted by Plechazunga
Or look at it this way. You have a psycho in a bar, railing against anyone who looks at him. If you and your mates go in mob-handed, kick the shit out of a few people, and stand in his personal space with broken bottles, is it irrational of him to want to pick up a pool cue?
And you're accusing others of being overly-simplistic in their analysis? Lets not forget there's been a constant brawl in that bar for as long as anyone can remember.