Are You an Honest Person? Are You an Honest Person?
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Are You an Honest Person?

Personality Test
Everything’s Gonna Be Alright
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Think you can tell the truth? Even when you’re lying? Find out for yourself! Take a personality test prepared by the Everything’s Gonna Be Alright trio.

1. What is your IQ?

a. Very high

b. 350

c. The conviction that intelligence is measurable like—for lack of a better comparison—pears at a market stall, is an element of an ideology of enlightenment that reifies people and is oriented towards a disastrous quantification, in which the uniqueness and creativity of the individual is lost.

d. Probably average, hard to say, I’m no genius, but I do know how to

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