Question Everything by magpie in conspiracy

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I worked in scientific research myself and can tell you some people care much more about securing the next grant than the truth. Not everyone of course, there are many scientists that take the scientific method seriously, but there is a reproducibility crisis for many studies, especially in psychology.

There is not much funding for repeat studies, or studies that disprove other studies. Everyone wants the new breakthrough study.

What languages are you learning? by magpie in languagelearning

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Interesting, I didn't know that about Hungarian.

"Qanon" pushes for regime change in #Iran, mirroring long held CIA, Mossad and neocon goals by useless_aether in conspiracy

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As long as you can get off this pendulum of US controlled leaders on one side (1954-1979) and hyper-religious domestic leaders on the other side (1979-present) I would support it too. The only thing is that I'm pretty sure it's going to end up US controlled if there's a regime change, there's just too much pressure from the outside trying to control things. Do you agree?

Mexico earthquake: at least 139 dead after powerful quake by magnora7 in news

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Americans are no better than Nazis now.

That's a bit much... these copypasta comments are a bit much man