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 +======based on a true story is still a re-telling of a story======
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 +poe on fact-adjacencies
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 +We get no closer to anything Real by way of re-telling at a further remove. 
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 Staying relevant does not lead to understanding. It's a running theme is Poe's stories but is stated by Dupin in "the mystery of marie roget." Staying relevant does not lead to understanding. It's a running theme is Poe's stories but is stated by Dupin in "the mystery of marie roget."
  
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 Dupin also leaves the case open, proposing a way to test - but not falsify - his hypothesis. Find the rudderless boat and that will confirm what we know. Failing to find the boat leaves the case open. This is a weakness: a sounder test would falsify the hypothesis.  Dupin also leaves the case open, proposing a way to test - but not falsify - his hypothesis. Find the rudderless boat and that will confirm what we know. Failing to find the boat leaves the case open. This is a weakness: a sounder test would falsify the hypothesis. 
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 +But this is the way of construction by narrative: it can’t be falsified. 
  
  
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 Narrative  Narrative 
  
 Narrativity Narrativity
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