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Old 04-19-2019, 01:48 PM
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Well, that's settled.
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Old 04-19-2019, 04:43 PM
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I concur with all the posts in opposition to "like" buttons and their ilk. If I don't much care for some position or even where I do, it adds nothing to signify my agreement or disagreement without providing something to the conversation.

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I concur with all the posts in opposition to "like" buttons and their ilk. If I don't much care for some position or even where I do, it adds nothing to signify my agreement or disagreement without providing something to the conversation.

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Exactly. That's what's wrong with Democracy. People just vote, which adds nothing. Every vote should have an accompanying essay to count.
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Old 04-20-2019, 12:22 PM
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"Like"
"Meh".

See, we should have lots more buttons to cover a range of emotions, like:

"Fabulous!"
"O.K."
"Are you f**cking kidding me?"
"Meh"
and
"I like pie"
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Exactly. That's what's wrong with Democracy. People just vote, which adds nothing. Every vote should have an accompanying essay to count.
The appropriate analogy with a "Like" button is (a) everybody votes on some particular issue, and (b) the results are posted on a website, and then absolutely nothing happens. I don't think that's how actual democracy works.
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