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Re: The painful use of "we" on this forum and seekingalpha
« Reply #10 on: May 09, 2019, 01:46:58 PM »
I see it a lot. Most professional documentation is worked on by a team (or multiple teams) of people.

But yeah its super obnoxious when some dude writing from his couch does it.
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Re: The painful use of "we" on this forum and seekingalpha
« Reply #11 on: May 09, 2019, 01:56:16 PM »
We wants it.  We needs it.  Must have the precious alpha!

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Re: The painful use of "we" on this forum and seekingalpha
« Reply #12 on: May 09, 2019, 04:46:29 PM »
We at work means that nobody is responsible, if things go wrong. I like it a lot.
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Re: The painful use of "we" on this forum and seekingalpha
« Reply #13 on: May 09, 2019, 07:48:15 PM »
Whenever I see this I just assume the author is a member of a royal family.
So do I. The royal "we".

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Re: The painful use of "we" on this forum and seekingalpha
« Reply #14 on: May 10, 2019, 10:06:10 AM »
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