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Dear Abby Asked by Dear Abby
1/15/2019

Which topic of conversation do you avoid at all costs?

63%
Politics WINNER

14

37%
Religion

9

63%
Politics

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Mike
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Mike

I stay away from debates on topics I'm not fluent in

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Fraser Van Asch
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Fraser Van Asch

It's sad that I have to avoid that discussion. Things are so polarized now that it doesn't matter how good a thought you have or how reasonable it is, you get dismissed and overrun even if baseless.

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Kathy Brown Wiseley
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Kathy Brown Wiseley

Because people are so polarized that may are no longer rational about the subject

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Linda Emm
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Linda Emm

Politics is a hotbed atm, not a good idea to discuss them.

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Joyce Koch
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Joyce Koch

I don't know much about it, so I don't have an opinion.

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Jeff Willman
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Jeff Willman

I feel uncomfortable talking about it unless they agree.

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Jeanne Akers
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Jeanne Akers

My husband and are differ greatly in this area, I let him talk, I just don't reply. Same with religious views.

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Suzanne Redding-Leone
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Suzanne Redding-Leone

My mom use to say never discuss religion and politics at the dinner table! My younger sister,were too young to understand until Trump becuz she unfriend so many times .So, its Politics first!

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Ella Kensley
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Ella Kensley

I am not always informed with politics because I cannot vote yet, and they are not always educated conversations.

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Ava Christiansen
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Ava Christiansen

I personally will talk about politics as a way to weed out people I don't want to surround myself around.

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Bob Miller
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Bob Miller

Every has an opinion, and even when we're on the same side of the fence, discussing it is still beating a dead horse. Unless either of us has something new, I stand against more talk.

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Amy O'Donnel
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Amy O'Donnel

I prefer to wait and see which side the individual is on before speaking up. I don't want to say the wrong thing to the wrong person and find myself with a real live one on my hands.

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Cindy Stigler Showalter
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Cindy Stigler Showalter

i am so vehemently against the new president and everything he says or does, it is best for me to avoid that subject.

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37%
Religion

9 Comments
als
3
als

I'll never convince anyone to convert to my denomination and I'm not trying to

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Jenn Repp
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Jenn Repp

Actually both are bells & whistles, red flag no-no's for me but I chose religion because I am agnostic & it seems to trigger heated debates especially with the in-laws.

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Nancy Sam
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Nancy Sam

Not much to talk about if you don't believe

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Scooter Jones
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Scooter Jones

I'm an atheist, but that doesn't play well here in the South.

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Barry Rashford
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Barry Rashford

Everyone has their choice

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Amy Roe Funkhouser
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Amy Roe Funkhouser

People take what they need from religion.....it fills a spiritual need within that person. If their religion does not harm someone, who am I to tell them that they are wrong.

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Stephi Marsh
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Stephi Marsh

Politics isn't as personal as religion. Since I don't know much about a lot of different religions, I can't capably debate the merits and shortfalls of both.

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Jason Bertalotto
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Jason Bertalotto

Religion is what keeps us apart if we spoke of it.

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