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Old 01-24-2010, 03:06 PM   #7
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Default Re: Privacy is Dead - Get Over It

While certainly not my reference of choice...from Wikipedia:

A rhetorical question is a figure of speech in the form of a question posed for its persuasive effect without the expectation of a reply (ex: "Why me?") Rhetorical questions encourage the listener to think about what the (often obvious) answer to the question must be.

Having grown up surrounded by them, I suspect that as a lawyer, you already know this. *L*

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