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Old 2013-01-18, 15:37   Link #37
monster
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Originally Posted by Vallen Chaos Valiant View Post
But as I mentioned, "fair" is by its very nature unpleasant. You can never "win" in a fair scenario. Fair is when everyone loses.
That may be true in a "fair compromise," but not necessarily in all matters of fairness. Even then, it's less about everybody losing and more about nobody getting everything they want.
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Originally Posted by DonQuigleone View Post
Fairness should mean that everyone is equally satisfied (or unsatisfied) with the outcome.
A competition where one party wins and all other parties lose can still be fair even if not everyone is equally satisfied with the outcome.
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