Do we know too much?

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  1. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian 2010 OG VIP Gold

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    As a society are we too well informed about everything? Every crime, illness, "scandal" is reported ad nauseum. The details of every person's life is broadcast for all the world to contemplate. Panic, fear, discord seem to proliferate at an alarming rate.

    On a personal level we know everything our friends, SO, family, co-workers do, think or say, pretty much every minute, is it just too much?

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    Great post, too much information leads to overload.
     
  3. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian 2010 OG VIP Gold

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    I meant to make this in The Bar
     
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    We love not to know.
     
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    Stern68 mult Banned User

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    The bar!!!

    :chair:
     
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  6. Joe Bauers

    Joe Bauers Well-Known Member

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    You need to stop falling on your head. :p
     
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    "Niggas love to not know!"
     
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    Mlaw Quite Contrarian 2010 OG VIP Gold

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    I know :jj:
     
  9. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian 2010 OG VIP Gold

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    don't be scared, they like Beth and Howard here :jj:
     
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    Kinda like you and Fire Island, except substitute the word "information" with "random schween in your caboose".
     
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    I like when people think they know what the US military and intelligence agencies are up to because they watch the news :jj:
     
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    basketcase Pissed that Naz only has 2 legs

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    Please don't tell me. I don't want to know.
     
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    basketcase Pissed that Naz only has 2 legs

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    Absurd! Fox news tells me exactly where the next air strike will be. :fil:
     
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    Doesn't matta what news station.
     
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    ice cream Well-Known Member Banned User

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    The cartoonist with the herald says he can't believe people still think like that...and he showed watermelon toothpaste his kid uses...just to clear that up
     
  16. basketcase

    basketcase Pissed that Naz only has 2 legs

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    We've been taught that ignorance is a fault. So we make shit up or use our knowledge to terrify others
     
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    basketcase Pissed that Naz only has 2 legs

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    :lo5:
     
  19. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian 2010 OG VIP Gold

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    I think there is a midway point between ignorance and information saturation
     
  20. Bro

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    The problem today is too much misinformation.
     
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