Lynn, yeah, it’s easy to misinterpret article if you’re not aware of what’s going on. That’s why @Medium developed tags — to categorize essays for writers and readers. As I’ve stated above, “my” interpretation of the piece is that it was written to amuse the reader; which is totally different from misleading the reader.
If you’re still unclear, I suggest reaching out to the him. He seems like a decent guy and probably would respond to your inquiry.
Thanks for weighing in!