A simple heuristic to know when someone is an idiot

I’m big on signals. Usually you’ll apply some heuristic to determine someone’s legit, but it’s also a great way to know who is full of shit.

A great one?

When someone posts something like: “I’ve been thinking about releasing XXX guide. If I get 500+ comments and likes and share and RTs I’ll email you.”

Just release your damn guide you stupid buttcrumpet.

It’s not only a great signal that yells “I’M A TOOL” but due to how social media works, you can see which of your acquaintances are easily roped into this kind of idiocy.

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Posted on March 08, 2018 | Comments | Permalink

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