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Confrontation or Smile and Nod?

Posted on January 5, 2012 at 6:12am 4 Comments

I am always asking myself this question.  The more situations that arise that elicit this question, the heavier I lean towards confrontation.  

"The squeaky wheel gets the grease".  "A question never asked never gets answered".

There are 3 separate instances that "Confrontation or Smile and Nod?" come up...

1) I'll start by saying I am extremely polite.  At the deli I say "May I please have a half a pound of..." and "Thank you".  At the post office I say "May I have a…


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At 8:06pm on January 4, 2012, Heather Spoonheim said…

Yeah, welcome!

At 4:25pm on January 3, 2012, Robert Karp said…

Welcome to the Think Atheist community Brian!



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