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Gemmabeta462 karma

Everyone thinks that they alone are special, that the rules of basic psychology, sociology, groupthink, and social influence do not apply to them because they "are smart and can see through them".

And then something like this happens and they realize that they are the same as everyone else.

Gemmabeta216 karma

Depends on if the local cartel want a cut of the weed farm.

Gemmabeta100 karma

But some poor marketing intern is definitely getting carpal tunnels tonight.

Gemmabeta96 karma

People often say that diamond prices are overinflated by the Debeers monopoly. Is this idea correct? And if this is true, how much would a cut diamond cost if there is not a monopoly in place?

Gemmabeta52 karma

It's like that time with Bin Laden. Once they found out that The CIA used polio clinics as a front to gather intelligence, international aid doctors started getting killed in Pakistan and rural polio stats went into the toilet.