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It's 2020... that's like the minimum you need to even hope people will read past the article title. Attentions gets scarcer, so quasi-offensiveness and assumptiveness have become kind of required to catch even a drop of it.

Especially in an upvote-based system, like Hackers News or Reddit. I'm not saying that these systems aren't useful, but simply it has flaws. Fortunately, there is a "flag" button to counteract that, although it doesn't always work.

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