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To bullshit or not to bullshit, learn it properly

May 12, 2015

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Remember, the effectiveness of any bullshittery is that it should be readily understandable. If not, then the bullshit is failing its mission.

Comprehension: Short questions

September 21, 2010

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Everyone could grapple with long sentences (and a question/interrogative is also a sentence). There are so many more cues and markers to help out. But the killers are the short sentences. “Know your enemies? Know theirs?” What is the second question on about? Answer in the comments field after the poll closes. Take the poll, […]