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An observation

Daniel Dvorkin (106857) writes | about 3 years ago

User Journal 4

The more any participant in an online discussion proclaims that he's being logical, the less likely it is that there's any actual logic on display in his posts.

The more any participant in an online discussion proclaims that he's being logical, the less likely it is that there's any actual logic on display in his posts.

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4 comments

Similarly ... (1)

Daniel Dvorkin (106857) | about 3 years ago | (#36804960)

... if you proclaim yourself to have won the argument, you have in fact almost certainly lost it.

Re:Similarly ... (1)

Profane MuthaFucka (574406) | about 3 years ago | (#36874148)

That's why I only claim to have taken your virginity. Both ass and mouth, of course.

You have settled a disagreement, Mr D. (1)

PopeRatzo (965947) | about 3 years ago | (#36807030)

See honey? I told you that proclaiming yourself the winner of an argument means that you've lost it and now Daniel has confirmed that I'm RIGHT!

Re:You have settled a disagreement, Mr D. (1)

Daniel Dvorkin (106857) | about 3 years ago | (#36808932)

Glad I could help out.

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