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Defending yourself Against Persuasion – Innuendo - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Apr 28, 2011

Innuendo is in myopinion one of the most pernicious forms of persuasion. It relies on our tendencies to be cautious and is reflected in the commonly accepted belief that “There is no smoke without fire”. Unfortunately, innuendo is the equivalent of a smoke bomb – able to deliver copious quantities of smoke with no fire at all. Innuendo appears to be fairly common in … Read More