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comment Can an extravert suffer from social anxiety disorder?
I find this question completely clear and would like to see it reopened.
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comment Is there a name for a person who looks for a name for another person's supposed faults?
Please explain. I have no idea what Freud meant with that term and therefore don't understand your answer.
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comment Does fixing cognitive biases do more harm than use?
@Anton 'kay. Better now?
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comment Why is it more acceptable to get rich doing sports than business?
Common sense answer: because people can see how sports people earn their riches by actually being better than others, while it is totally incomprehensible to the common person how managers can earn obscene amounts of money for ruining companies, ruining the lives of the discharged employees, systematically evading taxes and thus damaging the state and the community, producing the lowest quality that they can get away with, and so on. A sports person does an honest job that everyone can understand and relate to, while the capitalist business person manipulates people for profit.
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comment How to predict romantic attraction
That's very interesting, thank you, Arnon. But it seems that one non-self-report measure, that is: facial similarity, did in fact predict mutual attraction.
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comment Is being “hyper”-offended, no matter the cause, an indicator that someone might be a socio-/psychopath?
The question is very general and all-encompassing. It gives extreme examples, but it is phrased in a way that other, milder forms of expressing offense are also covered by it. If you want to discuss death threats in particular, then focus the question and chose an appropriate title. As it stands, the question asks about "being hyper-offended no matter the cause", but the example gives a legitimate cause for offense. And the question subsumes thousands of people with all kinds of different behavior under one question, pathologizing them all. That is just the kind of behavior it asks about!
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comment Is being “hyper”-offended, no matter the cause, an indicator that someone might be a socio-/psychopath?
A counterquestion could be: Is this systematic pathologizing of persons showing offense the symptom of a disorder?
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comment Is being “hyper”-offended, no matter the cause, an indicator that someone might be a socio-/psychopath?
You interpret both the statement as well as the reaction of these people, but your interpretation is colored by your own preconceptions and not necessarily objective. What you see as a neutral statement may in fact be heavily biased and objectively offensive to anyone not having the same prejudices as you. What you perceive as a mere "claim" (that word shows your bias) to be offended might therefore be real and legitimate offense, possibly shared by more people than you think and only suppressed by those who are afraid to be ostracized.
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