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GeneralRe: Soo where were we with this being social? PinmemberBergholt Stuttley Johnson11-Dec-12 0:48 
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JokeJust a joke Pinmemberihoecken10-Dec-12 3:01 
GeneralRe: Just a joke PinmvpManfred R. Bihy10-Dec-12 4:01 
GeneralWow - First, They Took Your Guns... PinmvpJohn Simmons / outlaw programmer10-Dec-12 0:24 
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GeneralRe: Wow - First, They Took Your Guns... Pinmemberjesarg11-Dec-12 3:57 
People who don't have strange growths on themselves don't visit the doctor to ask if the strange growths are cancerous. But if you do have a strange growth, then it's good to visit the doctor, even though it puts you into the "visiting the doctor for a strange growth" category, which is a category of people likely to die of cancer.
 
People who live in safe areas don't buy self defense weapons often. But if you live in a dangerous, violent area, then buying a self defense weapon is a good idea, despite it putting you into the category of "people who bought a self defense weapon", which is a category of people likely to die a violent death.
 
People who don't go space walking in outer space don't put on space suits. But if you are space walking in outer space, it's a good idea to put on a space suit, even though it puts you into the category of "people who put on space suits", which is a category of people likely to die in an orbital re-entry accident.
 
The rule of thumb is to do stuff that makes sense for you, not do stuff based on statistics with simple correlations.
GeneralRe: Wow - First, They Took Your Guns... Pinmember_Peeves11-Dec-12 2:07 
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JokeThe Final Job Interview Question PinmemberMark H29-Dec-12 21:32 
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JokeExtremely stinky joke... PinmemberJoan Murt9-Dec-12 20:56 
GeneralTo The Two a**holes in Barcelona, ... PinmemberChris Meech6-Dec-12 6:43 
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