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Astrologers fail to predict proof they are wrong
    #1823318 - 08/17/03 05:50 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

Bet you didn't see this one coming did you Swami.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2003/08/17


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Re: Astrologers fail to predict proof they are wrong [Re: HagbardCeline]
    #1823433 - 08/17/03 06:34 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

that link isn't working for me.


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Re: Astrologers fail to predict proof they are wrong [Re: RebelSteve33]
    #1823499 - 08/17/03 06:59 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

well its a functioning link, but it takes us to a page with not much material on it, nothing about Astrologers; that's for sure.


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Re: Astrologers fail to predict proof they are wrong [Re: Strumpling]
    #1823775 - 08/17/03 08:26 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

Here it is... an interesting study... Looks like the general public is quite diverse... But, also... perhaps the results were supposed to come up the way they did... Art of misdirection???

Sorry guys , had to delete it..

? Copyright warning

Information appearing on telegraph.co.uk is the copyright of Telegraph Group Limited and must not be reproduced in any medium without licence.

Telegraph Group Limited endeavours to ensure that the information is correct but does not accept any liability for error or omission.

Users are permitted to copy some material for their personal use as private individuals only. Users must not republish any part of the data either on another website, or in any other medium, print, electronic or otherwise, or as part of any commercial service without the prior written permission of Telegraph Group Limited


But.. you can see for yourself if you click on the blue link on the obviously blank page and type in 'astrologers' into the search engine..


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Re: Astrologers fail to predict proof they are wrong [Re: HagbardCeline]
    #1823789 - 08/17/03 08:32 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

Science? What has that ever proven?

Astrology is real. The stars just made this study up to test your faith.


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Re: Astrologers fail to predict proof they are wrong [Re: Phluck]
    #1823792 - 08/17/03 08:33 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

i agree phluck


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Re: Astrologers fail to predict proof they are wrong [Re: Rastafari]
    #1823840 - 08/17/03 08:48 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

Perhaps they shouldn't have even done the study because it's just hurting the feelings of people who believe in astrology.


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Re: Astrologers fail to predict proof they are wrong [Re: Phluck]
    #1823845 - 08/17/03 08:50 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

I think a study of such is always gonna be biased because one needs to go out and search for those answers them selfs


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Re: Astrologers fail to predict proof they are wrong [Re: Rastafari]
    #1823953 - 08/17/03 09:21 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

Astrology states that someone's personality can be predicted based on the time of year which they are born.

This study shows that someone's birthday doesn't have an effect on their personality.

How would someone check this themselves? Should they conduct a study themselves? They certainly can't base their opinions of astrology on their friend's personalities, as that's not a large enough sample size to reach any valid conclusions.


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Re: Astrologers fail to predict proof they are wrong [Re: Deiymiyan]
    #1824069 - 08/17/03 10:02 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

That doesn't include links does it? I thought that this only applied to actually reproducing the text in the work.


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Re: Astrologers fail to predict proof they are wrong [Re: Deiymiyan]
    #1824094 - 08/17/03 10:08 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

Its not like that stops us from posting many copyrighted news articles and pieces of other media...


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Re: Astrologers fail to predict proof they are wrong [Re: Phluck]
    #1825195 - 08/18/03 05:50 AM (13 years, 6 months ago)

Quote:

Phluck said:
This study shows that someone's birthday doesn't have an effect on their personality.





Like that Chinese calendar, that predicts people's personalities by the YEAR they are born... haha.
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