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Response to Fullduplexxx (Reply #1)

Mon Jul 1, 2019, 12:20 PM

2. it is a bad thing. it needs to be recognized and called out.

it wastes time and derails discussions, which is the point. rational debate of important issues becomes impossible.

it is an essential component of Putin's propaganda, along with the firehose of falsehood, and Trump/GOP have adapted both.

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