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Old 04-09-2013, 10:15 AM   #42
Dan Richards
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Re: Ranking systems in different countries

There's another interesting topic that's intersecting with this one, as well as the recent open letter topic.

dominance hierarchies and crossing the line contains a stunningly declarative quote:
Kevin Leavitt wrote: View Post
I am sick and tired of the unhealthy co-dependent relationships that seem to develop in sports and dojos that alot of folks accept as acceptable adult behavior, but in other areas of their lives would be seen as a perversion and unhealthy.

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