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Question: How should we interpret opinion polls?
Opionion polls determine reality because if enough people BELIEVE an opinion then that's the way The Universe manifests itself. - 1 (25%)
It's like voting whether there's a lime-coloured rock on Mars, no matter what the majority says, it doesn't prove the existence or absence of a lime-coloured rock. - 3 (75%)
Total Voters: 4

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Opinion polls MATTER - Argumentum Ad Populum

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« on: February 08, 2008, 10:57:48 AM »

This is a bit of fun for those who disagree with the findings of a 5fm opinion poll discussed here.
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« Reply #1 on: February 09, 2008, 11:14:41 AM »

I voted for the first option because I'm a Terry Pratchett fan Wink
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