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commit 6a4423f5a414af845cc12e7a51c988682c4fef8f
parent 6f0b0117fd9a8cb05abc891abe3df3bea1652627
Author: Yuval Langer <yuval.langer@gmail.com>
Date:   Tue,  5 Jun 2018 19:39:08 +0300

Add `IRONY AND SINCERITY` skeleton page

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diff --git a/docs/2018/06/irony-and-sincerity.md b/docs/2018/06/irony-and-sincerity.md @@ -0,0 +1,24 @@ +# irony versus sincerity in conversations + +## Possible topics +- roles of irony in voicing unpopular opinions (I am not sure how much each of these play a role generally): + - showing a low level of commitment to one's opinions to others. + + > It's just a meme, bro! + + - having a loose and uncommitted relationship to opinions and ideas. + + (to oneself:) + > It's just a joke. I don't even believe it, so I'm fine morally. + + - humour helps keeping an audience's attention, as seen in satirists' works. + - being able to voice your actual hateful opinions. ![Hateful Opinions] + + +[Hateful Opinions]: <images/altfur.net/8e98d766de8cd401122d4f1c66aaf9a0e2f3a3ca/file_7703.jpg> +[Hateful Opinions source?]: <https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/dec/29/milo-yiannopouloss-draft-and-the-role-of-editors-in-dealing-with-the-far-right> +[Irony Dada?]: <https://www.moma.org/learn/moma_learning/themes/dada> +[wp:Post Irony]: <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Post-irony> +[death of hipster]: <https://bizarreculture.com/death-of-the-hipster-are-we-living-in-a-post-ironic-world/> +[robek world's melancholy of brilliant shane]: <https://robekworld.com/the-melancholy-of-brilliant-shane-8de79ebf3621> +[robek world's huge list of fake news sites]: <https://robek.world/internet/huge-list-of-fake-news-sites/> "Got this when searched `post irony robek world`"