Are you a proponent of the diamond theory of hotness?

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Postby Shotfrog » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:12 pm

The classy way to say it is “I’d hit that.”
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Postby New Improved Alaska » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:12 pm

Autarch wrote:Alaska, I love you, but that’s nonsense. We’re all part of a diamond, you see.


oh whoa...yeah nvm. re what i said earleer that is. Ty
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Postby New Improved Alaska » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:13 pm

im a diamonder now
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Postby theta » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:13 pm

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Postby Shotfrog » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:13 pm

The classy way to say it is “I’d hit that.”
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Postby New Improved Alaska » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:13 pm

Autarch wrote:Alaska, I love you, but that’s nonsense. We’re all part of a diamond, you see.


oh whoa...yeah nvm. re what i said earleer that is. Ty
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Postby New Improved Alaska » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:13 pm

i love making out and having fun.
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Postby woozy ducks » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:13 pm

she's a real Wonder Woman
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Postby Autarch » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:14 pm

Joker wrote:Hearing "I'd do her" is probably the phrase most likely to shoot me into a fit of rage


Yeah, the binary system is totally ridiculous. Plus this is just a super grating way to speak.
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Postby Autarch » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:15 pm

Nothing is more beautiful than diamonds. Nothing is harder than diamonds. That’s why this system works. It’s both rock solid and crystal clear.
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Postby Actor Jason P » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:16 pm

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Postby theta » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:18 pm

does the diamond theory hold true for niceness, coolness, smartness, and funniness?
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Postby Actor Jason P » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:19 pm

theta wrote:does the diamond theory hold true for niceness, coolness, smartness, and funniness?


Now we're talking
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Postby oh! it's max! » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:19 pm

i'm not a proponent of anything
seriously.
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Postby Autarch » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:19 pm

theta wrote:does the diamond theory hold true for niceness, coolness, smartness, and funniness?


You mean the other base 5 compliments? Why yes, it does.
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Postby theta » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:20 pm

i dont think that most people are medium cool

i feel like most people are cheugy/low level cool
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Postby Autarch » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:21 pm

Yeah I agree. The distribution of coolness is very different from hotness.
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Postby Actor Jason P » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:22 pm

A pyramid theory, if you will
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Postby Autarch » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:23 pm

The coolness diamond and the hotness diamond are very different shapes.
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Postby woozy ducks » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:24 pm

Joker wrote:A pyramid theory, if you will

shit, this was a Mary Kay thread after all. Bail!
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Postby something sensible if » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:29 pm

rating someone anything lower than 5 seems needlessly cruel. nobody really is under a 5.
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Postby something sensible if » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:30 pm

in heaven, everyone is a 7
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Postby delgriffith » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:40 pm

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Postby La Abeja » Mon Sep 20, 2021 11:03 pm

woozy ducks wrote:Nah we've moved on to the "what's your favorite salsa" thread


Ooh quemada for me
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Postby 31GeeWhizz » Mon Sep 20, 2021 11:04 pm

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Postby brittle » Mon Sep 20, 2021 11:20 pm

Autarch wrote:Diamond Theory says that, when rating another person’s hotness on a scale of 0-10, the distribution should be basically in the shape of a diamond, with a lot of people in the middle, and very few people on the “extremely hot” or “extremely ugly” end of the spectrum.

this is just a bell curve, and it's pretty much true for everything.

legit thought you were riffing on this:
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Postby Autarch » Mon Sep 20, 2021 11:21 pm

it's not a bell curve. it's a diamond.
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Postby 31GeeWhizz » Mon Sep 20, 2021 11:22 pm

real bells have curves
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Postby brittle » Mon Sep 20, 2021 11:22 pm

...which is why i clicked the thread cuz i've been doing lots of double-diamonding of late
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Postby can » Mon Sep 20, 2021 11:23 pm

Autarch wrote:Diamond Theory says that, when rating another person’s hotness on a scale of 0-10, the distribution should be basically in the shape of a diamond, with a lot of people in the middle, and very few people on the “extremely hot” or “extremely ugly” end of the spectrum.

couldn't this just be a triangle. is this the triangle theory?
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