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User talk:ORavenhurst

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I agree[edit]

People are indeed weird. --Mikal Harass Follow 17:06, 17 December 2012 (UTC)

Faggot[edit]

Do you think the word could ever be repurposed? Or is it an etymological fallacy that it shall always hold it's original meaning? Occasionaluse (talk) 15:34, 28 December 2012 (UTC)

Dunning-Kruger Effect[edit]

You reverted me here, without explanation. I think you are wrong, the D-K effect is NOT about "his own inability to differentiate between a description of X and an analysis of the description itself", nor is it about the "[delineation between] what something describes from what it means". Could you please explain in what way the D-K effect applies here? Thanks! --193.254.155.48 (talk) 16:52, 15 April 2013 (UTC)

I moved this where it belongs. --193.254.155.48 (talk) 10:29, 17 April 2013 (UTC)