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I dislike the concept of "Freudian slips" or the idea that an isolated verbal gaffe is somehow revealing

It's a minor miracle that our brains can generate coherent language at conversational speeds, sometimes they reach for a word and find the wrong one and it usually doesn't "mean" anything

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@prehensile Yeah. Tired of Freudian psychology.

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@prehensile i used to really believe in them until this one speech a few years back where some american pol accidentally swapped "Democrat" and "Republican"

where the topic at hand was definitely a polarized red/blue thing where you really couldn't be secretly for one while actively supporting the other

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@prehensile it's basically just a cheap own that doesn't mean anything but plays well, yeah

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