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What is Nutribabble?

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utribabble is the unsubstantiated claims made about all things nutrition, such as foods, supplements, diets and the supposed health benefits they impart. Nutribabble is everywhere, tool up to fight it. 

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How to disagree

This is an original article by Paul Graham


The web is turning writing into a conversation. Twenty years ago, writers wrote and readers read. The web lets readers respond, and increasingly they do—in comment threads, on forums, and in their own blog posts.


Many who respond to something disagree with it. That's to be expected. Agreeing tends to motivate people less than disagreeing. And when you agree there's less to say. You could expand on something the author said, but he has probably already explored the most interesting implications. When you disagree you're entering territory he may not have explored.

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