No, it got out of control because you called people jerks.
As for the rest of it, you can only present information as best you can. what people do with the info is up to them.
If people want to drink distilled or spring or water from the city gutters, you cant stop them. Take a step back and try to be less attached to the outcome of your arguments and the cases your present.
Celcius is a sort of provocatuer on curezone, if you let him get under your skin he will keep on digging and digging. This too serves a purpose.
Try a more zen approach to things, it might help you out. Be at peace.