Tag Archives: Manipulation

Six disadvantages of “guess” culture

This post that was linked on Captain Awkward has really taught me something new about life, that I will not forget soon. In short, the idea explained in those posts is that there are two kinds of people: “ask” and … Continue reading

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Lunch with an internet troll

Yesterday’s lunch conversation: A: “In my free time, I like to troll people on the internet. It is so funny if you go to some forum and make an outrageous statement, and all the stupid people think you are serious … Continue reading

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Manipulating people 102

I have written about manipulation by narcissists before. Today I’ll  write about the more common kind of manipulation. In my family, manipulation is the normal means of communication. It is close to impossible to get people to clearly express their … Continue reading

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