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The video of the supposed burned ballots has a persuasive power that a simple verbal assertion would not have because we tend to trust what we see.
This helps kids understand what’s problematic about the reasoning, so when a more persuasive conspiracy theory comes along, they’re able to step back and question it.
The researchers also said that advertisements created with custom lists tended to be used for persuasive messaging.
My colleague Adam Duhachek and I found AI messages are more persuasive when they highlight “how” an action should be performed, rather than “why.”
The email or text message you receive will often have a persuasive narrative about a person having trouble finding a lover in a foreign country.
It’s another installment of Confidence Interval, where we make a persuasive case for a hot take we’ve been hearing … and then reveal how confident we really feel about the idea.
That, you know, political ads, political messages are not actually significantly more persuasive now than they’ve ever been.
For without flattery we may say that if others had argued with equal persuasiveness, the end would have been happier.
JOAN OF THE SWORD HANDS(AMUEL) R(UTHERFORD) CROCKETT
It crossed his mind just then that in the years to come more than one man would yield to the sweet persuasiveness of those eyes.
A LITTLE GIRL IN OLD SALEMAMANDA MINNIE DOUGLAS
The accent on the initial word of the line gives an intensity of feeling with tender persuasiveness.

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