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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a piece of commentary on a recent news event whose main aim is to attract attention, rather than to put forward a considered point of view or argument

    The hot take owes much of its widespread popularity to the rise of social media and an Internet-savvy news media.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 30/01/2017
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to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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