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Nominative determinism

Old Mar 27th 2010, 11:18 am
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This is the theory that people are drawn to jobs that match their names.

This isn't quite that, but read the headline and then the author's name.

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/com...cle7065824.ece
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Old Mar 27th 2010, 11:27 am
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Originally Posted by bil
This is the theory that people are drawn to jobs that match their names.

This isn't quite that, but read the headline and then the author's name.

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/com...cle7065824.ece
Yes, someone pointed it out in another forum, but very apt!
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Old Mar 27th 2010, 11:28 am
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Originally Posted by bil
This is the theory that people are drawn to jobs that match their names.

This isn't quite that, but read the headline and then the author's name.

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/com...cle7065824.ece
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Old Mar 28th 2010, 9:49 am
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Hilarious!
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