Is fairness ALWAYS a good thing?
is it fair that one team win and the other loses? no but there is no fun in fairness.
That is fair. One team is better.
One team was better than the other or they earned the win. That's fair.
I'd rather have mercy than justice.
We're on the same brainwave
Fair /= same
I think fairness is never a good thing. I also think it's rarely a bad thing. It's just inert.
Sportsmanship is often unfair but better than fair because everyone gets to have fun.
Sportsmanship is unfair? A personality characteristic?
No - sometimes the most humane thing is to be unfair