I really don’t like thinking of things in that way. People do what they do. Everyone has their way of communicating and sometimes it’s driven by love or hate or fear or kindness or meanness. Whatever. I don’t want to ridicule someone’s behavior. It’s all pretty much okay with me. The only thing I don’t condone is intentional cruelty.
Brent Spiner, when asked what the creepiest or most awkward fan greeting he’s ever had was.