These are all really good points, but if I could help an individual I would. Even if it happens to be an imbecile I had to use force on. My conscience would dictate it.
In response to a bad argument about metal vs plastic.
"Sorta like if we are arguing over whether rubber or wood grips are more comfortable and you said "Rubber is better than wood, that's why they make tires out of rubber not wood." It's a complete non sequitur."