It is okay that you want to because a lot of people probably feel obligated to date too.
Know this, standing up for some random girl in most situations will not provoke the protector attraction response.
That can get you into some trouble.
Even weirdo can look differently to different people.
Don't feel pressured to do something you don't want to do.
However, when we encounter equally absurd belief systems in socially or historically-familiar contexts, they seem to have a measure of proof and be established or valid.