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115 Post author: Yvain 27 October 2009 12:45AM

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Comment author: patrissimo 07 November 2009 07:43:09PM 0 points [-]

Yep, exactly what I was going to say. Advocates of easy & useless do-gooding claim that such activities are a slippery-slope towards more difficult & more impactful do-gooding. I am somewhat skeptical, but this research does not contradict it.