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Personal logo flooglestreet Supporting Member of TMP Inactive Member07 Oct 2017 7:46 a.m. PST

How many kinds of people are there?

There are 2 kinds of people, Boris Karloff fans and Bela Lugosi fans.

There are 10 kinds of people, those who understand binary and those who don't understand binary.

Winston Smith Supporting Member of TMP07 Oct 2017 7:51 a.m. PST

There are 2 kinds of people. Those who believe there are 2 kinds of people and those who don't.

Hafen von Schlockenberg Supporting Member of TMP07 Oct 2017 9:14 a.m. PST

^ Oscar Wilde.

But I "m sure he won't mind.

Personal logo David Manley Supporting Member of TMP07 Oct 2017 9:24 a.m. PST

There are 2 kinds of people.

Those who can extrapolate from incomplete data

Oberlindes Sol LIC Supporting Member of TMP07 Oct 2017 9:59 a.m. PST

I think Winston Smith has it. My usual formulation is as follows: There are two kinds of people: People who use dichotomies and people who don't.

Further, I would say that there are two kinds of men: Men who shave, and men who don't. There are two kinds of men who shave: men who use after-shave, and men who don't. There are two kinds of men who use after-shave: Men who use Old Spice and men who switch brands every few months until they come back to Old Spice.

The second paragraph is not original. I read it somewhere a long time ago. However, it comports with my experience.

Oberlindes Sol LIC Supporting Member of TMP07 Oct 2017 10:01 a.m. PST

I would modify David Manley's analysis to read as follows:

There are two kinds of people: People who believe that they can extrapolate accurately from incomplete data, and people who do not.

rmaker07 Oct 2017 10:39 a.m. PST

There are two kinds of figure skaters. Those who skate with props and those who WILL skate with props. – Scott Hamilton

Personal logo miniMo Supporting Member of TMP07 Oct 2017 11:24 a.m. PST

There are 1 kind of people; those who index from 0, and those who don't.

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP07 Oct 2017 11:28 a.m. PST

The good Mr. Manley is right.

Personal logo etotheipi Sponsoring Member of TMP07 Oct 2017 12:32 p.m. PST

Whaddaya mean I ain't kind?
Just no your kind.
- Peace Sells, Megadeth

ZULUPAUL Supporting Member of TMP08 Oct 2017 2:24 a.m. PST

There are two kinds of people, those who wargame & those who don't.

Gunfreak Supporting Member of TMP08 Oct 2017 3:38 a.m. PST

There are two kinds of people.
Me and everyone else.

Personal logo Patrick R Supporting Member of TMP09 Oct 2017 1:30 a.m. PST

As the psychopath said, there are two kinds of people : Me and seven billion victims.

Rallynow Supporting Member of TMP09 Oct 2017 7:24 a.m. PST

Historical Gamers and Fantasy Gamers

Hafen von Schlockenberg Supporting Member of TMP09 Oct 2017 8:48 a.m. PST

'Cause we're living in a binary world, and I am a binary girl:

https://youtu.be/xc8s3LPehWM

Oberlindes Sol LIC Supporting Member of TMP12 Oct 2017 10:58 a.m. PST

Hafen von Schlockenberg for the win.

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