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rapnie 8 months ago | hide | past | web | favorite

How's that related to HN?

It's an interesting commentary on how language is weaponised to shape perceptions.

There are almost infinite permutations in English, depending upon the message to be conveyed or cloak. And by objectively studying that language you can determine the biases or viewpoints of the source.

"Small earthquake in Chile, not many dead" being a canonical example

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