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Cynicism: Some Value-Added

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According to Oscar Wilde, "The cynic knows the price of everything and the value of nothing." Since I believe that Robin Hanson's new short essay on cynicism is free but well worth the read, I can't agree.

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The author at De Gustibus Non Est Disputandum in a related article titled Cinismo writes:
    Eis mais um dos interessantes (e malucos) temas levantados por Robin Hanson: o conundrum do cínico. Via Marginal Revolution. Claudio p.s. também citado por Byran Caplan.... [Tracked on September 20, 2005 5:40 AM]
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Bud1 writes:

Cynics are obsessed by uncovering "The truth" or what's "Reality". Those that focus on perceptions,true or otherwise, are more likely to succeed in the eyes of their peers.

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