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62 Post author: Tyrrell_McAllister 12 August 2013 06:59AM

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Comment author: JoshuaZ 11 August 2013 07:19:28PM *  1 point [-]

I don't think this is necessarily valid, because people also know that anecdotes can be highly persuasive. So for many people, if you have an anecdote it will make sense to say so, since most people argue not to reach the truth but to persuade.