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I Will Never Understand Why People Blindly Follow Others

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    Don't Follow Blindly!!

    First of all, let me say that this does not apply to religion alone. Every 'system' around us be it political, Industrial(especially in India).The problem with most people is that we stop learning very early in our lives. We stop questioning certain things and convince ourselves...
    HeretoHelp99 HeretoHelp99 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 22, 2012

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    I was only child, I grew up un a normal family... since I was six years people ussually tell me things like "you are so strange... you act strange, you are insane, you are crazy...
    Playerchap Playerchap 26-30, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I have seen this title and the stories behind it so many times, it makes me puke. People make it seem men are the only ones who cheat and hurt their significant other, but what a...
    Godsmack23 Godsmack23 36-40, M 5 hrs ago

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    There’s a video circulating of a 12-month-old girl playing with a hand gun, pointing it at her mouth at times and given such words of encouragement as “pow-pow”, “shoot...
    Rutterman Rutterman 36-40, M 4 Responses Jan 13

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    I am a person who will never be loved. I do things that make people upset with me and I make people feel sorry for me. I hate myself for that. All I am is a dumb mewling quim who...
    Cgyan Cgyan 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    This is my most asked question, I love learning facts, understanding why something is the way it is and just getting details
    ElissaAcosta ElissaAcosta 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 15

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    ... And I am trying not to be afraid of that! Tonight my kids are with their mom. my GFs child is with her ex. We could spend the evening together, but today I have felt that...
    OldNRusty OldNRusty 41-45, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    I don't understand how people you love can build you up to feel amazing and tell you so many things on how your special, and then just bring you down like your nothing. Congrats...
    Brokenheart06 Brokenheart06 13-15, F Dec 29, 2014

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    I don't understand other people fussing about my username "Alone" I made this way back in 2008 I think. Please don't connect everything that I post that I'm alone :) I'm not.
    alone03 alone03 22-25, F Jan 12

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    I always forget things that I'm doing. Simple things like when I make a coffee, most of the time I always forget to drink it when I'm doing something or when I'm rushing to go to...
    Achelle07 Achelle07 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 13

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    well I for one don't understand racist people. probably cause I hate everybody pretty much the same.
    Sharudy Sharudy 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    I'll never forget when my cousin Katie's now ex boyfriend beat me from ages 6 to 8. I'll never forget how my cousin Kayla, once my best friend, got pregnant at fourteen then hit me...
    BrokenGlassDoll BrokenGlassDoll 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    I will never be a human, because being human is very boring... I am not a human & will never be... I tell myself this because i see the world grey, & when i see people doing...
    WolfsterTheWere WolfsterTheWere 13-15, M Jan 13

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    when i'm at the top,and people will all of a sudden be nice 2 me,i am gonna remember how they treat me now while i'm at the bottom and will give them a taste of their own medicine...
    AndeleAndele AndeleAndele 18-21, M Jan 13

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    I will never forget the look on their faces. I will never forget the pain. I will never forget the words coming out of their mouths. I will never forget the things they did. I will...
    hxlils hxlils 18-21, F Jan 13

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    Me too, I've been there before. I hated everyone. And because of that, I thought that I will never be happy like, forever. I thought that no one could ever save me, but this friend...
    nonexistencexxx nonexistencexxx 22-25, M 14 hrs ago

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    When I get angry or frustrated I feel like giving up on myself but in reality I would never do that because when you give up on yourself you give up on God and I will never give up...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    I just will never be good enough for anyone personality or look wise. It'll always be the same things that will happen... I guess I cam just meant to be forever alone in life...
    imgivingupnow imgivingupnow 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    my life has always been a disaster terrible teenager had children young and was in a abusive relationship in the end i lost my children my abusive partner and my dignaty i wanted...
    lauralou89 lauralou89 22-25, F Jan 15

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    The time when me and my love was standing in line waiting to order burritos and we started going back an fourth joking about how much we were going to beat each other up lol we got...
    Knightt15 Knightt15 18-21, F Jan 15

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    A friend of mine left EP today, and left no traces behind. Her stories are gone, all our correspondence is gone... it's like she was never part of EP. You might even think she was...
    publius503 publius503 41-45, M 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    when everything be in my way ..... and whatever I do to make it easier ... it get more harder and harder ....i have much to worry about .... but i will never give up ... i will...
    Jackk1992 Jackk1992 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    doors... open and close some we turn the knob by choice and others are closed in our face. I wish there was a big window on the door to see what's inside or what was lost. I...
    HotMessExpress101 HotMessExpress101 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 17

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    keepitgoing113keepitgoing113 41-45, M 17 hrs ago not where I live Hi keepitgoing113 haha where do you live the planet zog good luck with your delusion ;) sogdianrockMe 51-55, M...
    sogdianrock sogdianrock 51-55, M 2 Responses Jan 16

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    Sometimes you hold so tight it slips right through your hands... I can't sleep. It's 3 am and I can't stop thinking about what I have no control over . How come we run into...
    starkizzed21 starkizzed21 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 17

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    When you've been disapointed so many times it's not a surprise anymore. The day before yesterday I asked a coworker of mine that I socialize with at my job if she could give me a...
    PetiteChica PetiteChica 18-21, F Jan 17

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    I was that weird kid who never had any friends in school. People made fun of me and hurt me and thought the worst of me because I was different. I was a little behind socially--I...
    whisperedthing whisperedthing 16-17, F Jan 18

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    All you people who avoid people because you think they are weird or something I hate you guess what we all are weird in a way we al mess up we all have emotions we are not perfect...
    natsufairy12 natsufairy12 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 1

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    I'm not sure how I feel about people who say they're against racism but have racist friends. I know people (my parents among them) who have managed to cut ties with racist family...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 51-55, F 4 Responses Jan 14

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    Being loved is an ongoing battle for me. My family never loved me while I was growing up. I never had friends who truely cared about me. Heck most of them vanished on me... My...
    itsul itsul 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    Why do people have to be judged based on their way of life? I'm not saying that everything is okay, I'm talking about pointless stuff like being gay, being religious or not...
    Skuggington Skuggington 13-15, M 5 hrs ago

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    Yeah I may enjoy doing things that other people are scared of, but that's just because they've never done their research haha. I'm secretly really freaking awesome. I just don't...
    SarcasticBadger SarcasticBadger 16-17, M Jan 4

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    Damn he's really finished. I just wish I never met him. It's hard to get over somebody you care about
    ashley2803 ashley2803 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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    I need help guys! Will a guy show his feelings if he loves the person after breaking up! Or will he be honest and say that he misses us?
    ashley2803 ashley2803 26-30, F Jan 10

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    I say If you're not GOD why are you judging
    jovorrism jovorrism 16-17, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    i was at a friends house last night for new years. i dont know her very well but wanted to. i an convinced we are not going to get closer cus i dont think i can absorb her...
    autocontempt autocontempt 41-45 2 Responses Jan 1

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    I've always allowed everyone to open up to me about anything. I've never been intolerant or judgmental. But Oh boy, somebody finally done it! They took advantage of that. Now I'm...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 Jan 4

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    I want to "speculate on why I would block me." In the past I had comment on a former friend's stories without thinking. That is why that friend had remove me from that friend's...
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 14

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    You're the one that's not suppose to make me cry, I'm getting way too attached and I feel like I like you way more idk I don't wanna be left behind if that makes sense. I just want...
    LiesGreedMisery LiesGreedMisery 18-21, F Jan 15

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    I've just come to admit that I know why. I am why.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Jan 15

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    My friends always scold me for asking to much. But sometimes I just need to know whyyyyyy
    nonymousee nonymousee 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 15

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    I've been married for 2 years now, together for 5. We have two boys, luke who is almost 4 and hunter who is just shy of 6 months. When we first were together everything was perfect...
    abjerke abjerke 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 16

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    Really. Tell me what you get from judging others. I'd love to know. I've been judged all my life called a druggie and junkie because I have Tourettes Syndrome (a neuropsychological...
    wolfboy1993 wolfboy1993 18-21 Jan 19

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    This member does not allow communication from adult members who are not in their circle. Why are those of us who are labeled adults get such a bad rap? I don't want messages from...
    Cesar79 Cesar79 41-45, M 19 hrs ago

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    If I wanted to lie, I wouldn't be as expressive and emotional as I am. I would paint my life better than it actually is. I would sound better, and be more believable. I would...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 Jan 13

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