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Thread: People Are Getting Dumber: The Flynn Effect Goes Into Reverse

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chris View Post
    Not one myself but haven't met a Trump supporter who felt they were a victim.
    See post #7.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Common Sense View Post
    See post #7.
    Captdon was not claiming victim.
    Edmund Burke: "In vain you tell me that Artificial Government is good, but that I fall out only with the Abuse. The Thing! the Thing itself is the Abuse!"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Common Sense View Post
    It's possible...Trump being elected certainly supports the theory.
    Is every topic Trump related?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tahuyaman View Post
    Is every topic Trump related?
    No.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chris View Post
    Not one myself but haven't met a Trump supporter who felt they were a victim.
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    See post #7.

    What about post # 7 is someone claiming victimhood? Here it is........
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    We didn't think those things. We knew them. You don't have to be smart to see the rotten fruit on the ground.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Common Sense View Post
    No.
    Then do you suppose that you could avoid inserting him into every thread you enter?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chris View Post
    Captdon was not claiming victim.
    Yes, that was an odd translation of the comment.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tahuyaman View Post
    What about post # 7 is someone claiming victimhood? Here it is........
    He said "We didn't think those things. We knew them.".

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tahuyaman View Post
    Then do you suppose that you could avoid inserting him into every thread you enter?
    Have I?

    This one seemed appropriate.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Common Sense View Post
    Have I?

    This one seemed appropriate.
    People infected with TDD always can find a justification.

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