Originally Posted by miceelf
I think the smug judgment was nearly universal. I think that the "better arguments" piece is almost completely dependent on what commenters thought before the diavlog. Those who already agreed with Williamson would have been inclined to see the wisdom of his arguments. Those who didn't already agree with him would have been inclined to see the folly of said arguments.
I only really remember him saying how great capital punishment is as a government program. I cannot think of something I could possibly disagree with more.