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The ‘Asshole’ Fallacy

This word tends to get overused…and it downplays the toxicity that can arise from identity politics

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One of the most overused words in the English language has become the word “asshole.” Generally, it’s wielded as an insult to describe someone who engages in selfish, thoughtless, rude, malicious actions. When taken by itself, this purpose is fine.

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