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Boojatta Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 06:47 PM
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Poll question: What kind of thread are you most likely to respond to?
This poll is based on ideas shamelessly stolen from the following thread:
How do you determine what you read on DU?

Sorry, polls are turned off at Level 3.

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rug Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 06:48 PM
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1. One that can be diagrammed without the use of calculus.
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Boojatta Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 07:09 PM
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2. How about one that doesn't need to be diagrammed?
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rucky Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 07:10 PM
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3. other: a Poll n/t
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Boojatta Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 07:19 PM
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5. That's included in the penultimate option: "One that requests my opinion."
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rucky Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 07:50 PM
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9. Frequent poll responders always pick "other"
:P
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bryant69 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 07:13 PM
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4. Brevity is the soul of wit
Any body who posts a 10 paragraph essay aobut the state of thing better be pretty good or I'm gone.

Bt also people who say "Am I the only one . . . " always make me want to say "Nope - as a matter of fact I just read three other posts making the same point as you."

Bryant
Check it out --> http://politicalcomment.blogspot.com
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Boojatta Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 07:21 PM
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6. "One that bashes Democrats" currently has zero votes.
Are people voting based on how they actually behave or based on how they think that one ought to behave?
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Igel Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 07:35 PM
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7. Posts that point out facts I don't know, or advances
interpretations (of said facts) I didn't know. Viewpoints can be interesting, if presented as such--not as analysis. Then the new fact is "gee, so-and-so thinks X", not necessarily "X is true".

But once a thread is displayed on my monitor, the interpretations/analyses have to be based on as much of the data as the author can handle, not just use abductive reasoning on a few facts to produce a hypothesis (falsifiable on not) that is assumed to need no proof.
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Jose Diablo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-09-06 07:43 PM
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8. Other
generally ones that do not start with a poll.
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