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Too good to be true...

I recently had the email communication below. From the outset, I suspected, it was a scam email. As a certified financial planner, I have come across a few clients defrauded in such schemes, So, I decided to play along and the result was very interesting as you will see in the rather long email below. 506 more words

Frankly Speaking

Trillanes wrong in thumbing down Roxas as “daang matuwid”

Except for his being a staunch critic of Vice President Jejomar Binay, and for a good reason he is doing it, Sen. Antonio Trillanes gets my applause. 481 more words

Government

A Recent Thought

Common sense: It looks like a duck, quacks like a duck, flies like a duck, walks like a duck and socializes with ducks. So it’s a duck alright. 48 more words

Bullshit

How to Tell If Pastor is a False Teacher/Prophet

“If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck, and quacks like a duck, then it probably is a duck” (The Duck Test).

Daffy Duck for President: … 166 more words

Star Scott

Day 286: Duck Test

According to Wikipedia,

The duck test is a humorous term for a form of inductive reasoning. This is its usual expression:

If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck, and quacks like a duck, then it probably is a duck.

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Personal Growth

Duck Test Failure, Part 2

In response to a recent post of mine about a friend’s suicide, a commenter referred to suicide as “an extreme position to take”.

On June 11, 1963, a Buddhist monk named… 426 more words

Mind

Oh, cheer up, Ducky! It can't be that bad!


On the train in to the city this morning, I received a call from a friend. He was calling to share a piece of bad news. 684 more words