Isn't scaring them the point? The only way to get them to do as they're told, is to intimidate them! Which is why yes, you should grow a backbone, utter an insult every once in a while, it might do you some good. Give them your most evil smirk you can muster!
No, but it would make you a modern day hero. Modern day heroes have flaws nowadays, don't you know? It's all the rage, otherwise you're just one-dimensional, can you believe that? They're not entirely "good" anymore, they have bits of "evil" inside of them as well. So embrace it, let out the evil within! Kick some puppies!
Oh no. That moment when you try to fix something you modified in your game, like, a year ago but didn't want to fix then, and you now have no idea what you even did. Me right now, trying to figure out why my gold window is over stretched?