Keep Burke or not if it was your choice?
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11-04-2012, 10:52 PM
LINT must go!
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Facts =/= Opinions
However, facts should support opinions, especially when you present them as a reality like you do.
I present facts as facts and opinions as opinions.
Here I will make this easy for even you to understand.
A fact (derived from the Latin factum, see below) is something that has really occurred or is actually the case. The usual test for a statement of fact is verifiability, that is whether it can be proven to correspond to experience. Standard reference works are often used to check facts. Scientific facts are verified by repeatable experiments.
In casual use, the term opinion may be the result of a person's perspective, understanding, particular feelings, beliefs, and desires. It may refer to unsubstantiated information, in contrast to knowledge and fact-based beliefs.
I hope this clears this up.
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