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Discussion in 'Fred's Barcalounge' started by Synchro, Oct 8, 2019.

  1. Sabato

    Sabato Synchromatic

    Mar 22, 2019
    From Wikipedia:
    The Stanford Prison Experiment (SPE) was a social psychology experiment that attempted to investigate the psychological effects of perceived power, focusing on the struggle between prisoners and prison officers. It was conducted at Stanford University on the days of August 14–20, 1971, by a research group led by psychology professor Philip Zimbardo using college students.[1] In the study, volunteers were randomly assigned to be either "guards" or "prisoners" in a mock prison, with Zimbardo himself serving as the superintendent. Several "prisoners" left mid-experiment, and the whole experiment was abandoned after six days. Early reports on experimental results claimed that students quickly embraced their assigned roles, with some guards enforcing authoritarian measures and ultimately subjecting some prisoners to psychological torture, while many prisoners passively accepted psychological abuse and, by the officers' request, actively harassed other prisoners who tried to stop it. The experiment has been described in many introductory social psychology textbooks,
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  2. G5422T

    G5422T Country Gent

    May 24, 2012
    My condolences Rich. Lol

    Seriously, thanks for taking on the task, and thanks for your time with this.
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  3. tartanphantom

    tartanphantom Country Gent

    Jul 30, 2008
    Murfreesboro, TN
    Congrats... Now get off my lawn.

  4. r0de0

    r0de0 Gretschie

    Jul 7, 2011
    Ontario, Canada
    I welcome our new overlord. Congratulations Thunder 58
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  5. Scooter127

    Scooter127 Synchromatic

    Feb 25, 2019
    Great, ******** Rich is a moderator.

    **********, thunder58, get it?
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  6. LA Miles

    LA Miles Country Gent

    Dec 6, 2012
    I was suspicious Rich wasn't too bright, he bought me lunch once.

    Suspicions confirmed. :cool:
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  7. speedicut

    speedicut Friend of Fred

    Jun 5, 2012
    Congrats Rich!
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  8. loudnlousy

    loudnlousy Friend of Fred

    Oct 18, 2015
    Thank you for doing such a good job here on the forum.
    And thank you, Rich for helping him.
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  9. LivingMyDream

    LivingMyDream Friend of Fred

  10. JC higgy

    JC higgy Friend of Fred

    Jun 6, 2008
    Belfast Norn Iron
    You must be mad!

    Congrats Rich:)
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  11. tartanphantom

    tartanphantom Country Gent

    Jul 30, 2008
    Murfreesboro, TN
    "Mad" in the Irish/British sense, as in "bonkers", not in the American sense, as in "angry". ;)

    Colloquial English Language context can be so confusing sometimes.
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  12. mbkri

    mbkri Country Gent

    Sep 22, 2012
    Nice! Appreciate you guys. Honest men with a servants heart.
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  13. thunder58

    thunder58 Super Moderator Staff Member

    Dec 23, 2010
    tappan ny
    Admin Post
    Thank you all for the kind words , it hasn't gone unnoticed . You're all the best
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  14. markeebee

    markeebee Country Gent

    Don't let all the extra money change you.

    .....and thanks for taking this on.
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  15. Butch Ammon

    Butch Ammon Gretschie

    Jan 3, 2016
    Richmond, VA
    Awesome news!!! Congrats, my brother!! :D
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  16. Synchro

    Synchro The artist formerly known as: Synchro Staff Member

    Jun 2, 2008
    Admin Post
    There no money involved.
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  17. Zeek

    Zeek Synchromatic

    May 29, 2016
    Illinos USA
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  18. Sabato

    Sabato Synchromatic

    Mar 22, 2019
    Irony: the expression of one's meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite, typically for humorous or emphatic effect.
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  19. Robbie

    Robbie Country Gent

    Jun 17, 2013
    Sarnia Ontario Canada
    Great choice
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  20. markeebee

    markeebee Country Gent

    I know.
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