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Improve your posts

Posted 05-07-2019 at 11:37 AM by harry chickpea
Updated 05-07-2019 at 12:00 PM by harry chickpea

A quick note on some ways to improve your posts and debate skills follows. Everyone has their own posting style, but better formed posts get more respect. Consider these tips:

WAIT to respond to any post that hits an emotional trigger. When responding fast out of emotion, most of your critical thinking and skills are bypassed. Sometimes a few minutes are enough, sometimes a day or more will be needed.

AVOID anything that is either a direct personal attack or an...
Intelligent discourse terrorizes extremists
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Giving Bullies an Additional Chance

Posted 05-07-2019 at 09:04 AM by jbgusa

Most bullies' lives don't turn out well. It is easy to pick on people when they are young; the only consequence is possible discipline. In life though these people don't retain jobs. People just don't want to work with them.

Even though I applauded (softly) I really wish the story had a happier ending.As a bankruptcy lawyer I take pride in giving people second chances and in rehabilitation. And in many ways I am sad to hear Charlie died of drug abuse. I would rather he would have...
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