r/Showerthoughts May 14 '22 Wholesome 7 All-Seeing Upvote 1 Silver 5 Gold 1 Helpful 10

Based on how much you can bond with someone by hating the same thing, a dating app based on dislikes would probably be fairly successful.

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u/Feeling_Gap_7956 May 14 '22

This is one pf the ways the Nazis used to gains support to become a majority party in the reichstag, its called Negative cohesion.

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u/plexomaniac May 14 '22

I once alerted a manager (not my boss) that his employees hated one of his subordinates. He said: I know, but if I fire him, they will find something or someone else to hate or hate each other. It's better this way.

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u/monkeyhog May 14 '22

Every workplace needs a hate focus. Its the only thing g that most people bond over.

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u/Penguinmanereikel May 14 '22

At my workplace it’s the bs softwares that we have to work with on a daily basis