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The iConnect "Opinions" are a kind of replying or commenting system for the iConnect "Issues" (main Posts).
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In general, an opinion is a judgment, viewpoint, or statement about issues commonly considered to be subjective, i.e. based on that which is less than absolutely certain, and is the result of emotion or interpretation of facts.
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What distinguishes fact from opinion is that "facts are verifiable", i.e. can be objectively proven to have occurred.
An example is: "America was involved in the Vietnam War" versus "America was right to get involved in the Vietnam War".
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An opinion may be supported by facts, in which case it becomes an argument, although people may draw opposing opinions from the same set of facts.
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Opinions rarely change without new arguments being presented.
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It can be reasoned that one opinion is better supported by the facts than another by analyzing the supporting arguments.
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It may refer to unsubstantiated information, in contrast to knowledge and fact.
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Collective or professional opinions are defined as meeting a higher standard to substantiate the opinion.
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In casual use, the term opinion may be the result of a person's perspective, understanding, particular feelings, beliefs, and desires.
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