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Old 08-27-2017, 09:09 AM   #6
Kelly Pedersen
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Default Re: New Technique of the Week: an ongoing thread

Originally Posted by johndallman View Post
But (Police) would, for police corruption, I think. And (Dojo) for bribing people to throw contests or award grades. Really, any of them, for corruption within their ambit.
Ah, yeah, fair enough. I'd specify that that's what they apply to in the technique description, though.

Originally Posted by johndallman
I'm seeing it as exploiting the rules of the subculture to make something look reasonable.
I guess I just don't see how knowing the social rules of the Mafia, for instance, makes you better at hiding criminal activity from people outside the Mafia. I suppose if you're only worried about concealing what you're doing from the Mafia (or other social group), then Savoir-Faire would apply.
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