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by Dzhayk
Sat Mar 04, 2017 11:19 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Things that contain themselves
Replies: 3
Views: 1238

Re: Things that contain themselves

Never mind. Found this.
by Dzhayk
Sat Mar 04, 2017 11:17 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Things that contain themselves
Replies: 3
Views: 1238

Things that contain themselves

http://pbfcomics.com/94/
Anyone know where the author got this idea and where to find more of it?
Other places I've found it in are Discworld and SMBC.
by Dzhayk
Tue Feb 14, 2017 3:24 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Words you think English should have or bring back.
Replies: 643
Views: 107428

Re: Words you think English should have or bring back.

Distinction between singular and plural in the 2nd person.

(If that hasn't already been posted)
by Dzhayk
Thu Jan 19, 2017 3:18 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: The case against anonymity
Replies: 5
Views: 1827

Re: The case against anonymity

Sockpuppets are more possible with more anonymity. With sockpuppets manipulative behaviour is possible such as convincing people of, say, belief or attitude B by pretending to be someone with both belief or attitude A (which is widely respected/agreed with) and opinion B. Also convincing people aga...
by Dzhayk
Wed Jan 18, 2017 7:36 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: The case against anonymity
Replies: 5
Views: 1827

The case against anonymity

Many advocates of privacy and anonymity/pseudonymity are also advocates against 3rd-party control. Here I argue that if one is against the latter then one should also be against the former. Sockpuppets are more possible with more anonymity. With sockpuppets manipulative behaviour is possible such as...

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