Another one I’m not going to spend too much time on, because it says everything it needs to. No point, no arguments, and no conclusion. Just overtones of misplaced superiority, self-pity and nihilistic defeatism.
“Then again, they could just have been scum.
You know what? I’ve just thought about it again. I’m going with scum. Sorry, but there’s no other word for it.”
The word he’s looking for is ‘people’.