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Unconventional Thinking vs. Conventional Facts

Unconventional thinking can be seductive. It can be alluring to gain more knowledge than another. To those that fall prey to this conceit, I have one warning, quantity does not always equal quality. 2,116 more words

Psychology

My Generalizations Are Better Than Yours

It is undeniable – the English language is constantly evolving, with the constant turnover of new words for old ones, as well as the reframing of various words. 519 more words

Philosophy

NaNoWriMo Tips: Generalizations and Stereotypes

It is easy when writing in a hurry with something like NaNoWriMo to write sweeping generalizations and use stereotypes to describe characters and scenes. If it works and the character or scene is small, then use it, but NaNoWriMo is a word-count driven competition with yourself. 236 more words

Writing Tips

Thinking Beyond

There are increasing instances of ‘placebo philosophy’ being discussed and advocated. They simply do not have any depth but satiates the superficial urge to fill the mind with coarse information.

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Life

Prompt: Generalizations

The prompt this week was on stereotypes and sweeping generalizations. The comment “all red heads have fiery personalities” labels all red heads, but when applied to the individual may not be true. 497 more words

Prompts

Hatred for sin is the only hate that belongs in Christ's church

Jesus Christ hated sin, but he loved sinners enough to confront them about their sin and loved us enough to die for our sins. Genuine believers in Christ follow that example. 501 more words

Religion

Who am I?

What are the labels behind the posts you read? Who is the person being unmasked…..

We all look at people, listen to people, observe… and generalize…. 503 more words

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