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I Study Why Some Groups Hate Intellectual Eccentrics

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    I Like the Term "Intellectual Eccentrics"

    Intellectual Eccentrics I have known seem to be mostly "inwardly focused", rather than the externally-focused, "HIHOWYADOIN'?" personality that is so prized in our society.   Groups and organizations don't like them because they're not easy to...
    MaMegabyte MaMegabyte 51-55, F 6 Responses Feb 14, 2009

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    I Don't See The Need For 'studying' The Resentment .

    Basic feelings of inadequacy - the ol' cliche 'insecurity'. That's the answer to this question. Why do people study it? It seems so simple to me.
    fascad3 fascad3 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 12, 2009

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    Ok. Looks Like This Group Is "Moving".

    Looks like this group fell victim to "can't really say it in 60 characters" syndrome... I'm actually interested in something different than what one user thought it seems... I'm not refering to groups that have 'membership rosters' I'm more interested in stuff like...
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 1 Response Feb 14, 2009

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