F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

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F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by Fat Cat » Mon Oct 05, 2020 8:30 pm

Seventy years ago, the Authoritarian Personality studies attempted to "construct an instrument that would yield an estimate of fascist receptivity at the personality level."

This interactive F Scale presents that instrument in its final form of thirty questions, computing your aggregate "F Score" and subscores for the nine personality variables the F Scale tries to measure. Additional infomation, including the scoring scheme and an explanation of the personality variables, is given below after the questionnaire.

Test here: https://www.anesi.com/fscale.htm

And post your results below.
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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by Fat Cat » Mon Oct 05, 2020 8:36 pm

My result...

Your Overall F Score is: 4.87
You should practice doing things with your left hand.

Scores for Personality Variables:
Conventionalism: 5.00
Authoritarian Submission: 4.43
Authoritarian Aggression: 5.50
Anti-intraception: 5.25
Superstition and Stereotypy: 3.67
Power and "Toughness": 5.38
Destructiveness and Cynicism: 5.00
Projectivity: 4.60
Sex: 4.33
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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by DrDonkeyLove... » Mon Oct 05, 2020 9:27 pm

As a true Orange blooded American, I scored a mere 2.83 and am designated as a liberal airhead

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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by Turdacious » Mon Oct 05, 2020 9:28 pm

What’s the maximum score?
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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by Fat Cat » Mon Oct 05, 2020 9:38 pm

Turdacious wrote:
Mon Oct 05, 2020 9:28 pm
What’s the maximum score?
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Who wants to know?
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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by Alfred_E._Neuman » Mon Oct 05, 2020 10:40 pm

2.83 Liberal Airhead here.
I think the only thing that got me that high of a score is my answer on the rapist/molester question. Kill those motherfuckers.
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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by nafod » Tue Oct 06, 2020 12:53 am

2.63, I scored high on cynicism.
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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by Bennyonesix1 » Tue Oct 06, 2020 1:22 am

Your Overall F Score is: 4.80
You should practice doing things with your left hand.

Scores for Personality Variables:
Conventionalism: 5.00
Authoritarian Submission: 4.86
Authoritarian Aggression: 5.00
Anti-intraception: 5.25
Superstition and Stereotypy: 4.00
Power and "Toughness": 4.88
Destructiveness and Cynicism: 3.50
Projectivity: 5.00
Sex: 5.33

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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by KingSchmaltzBagelHour » Tue Oct 06, 2020 11:32 am

Your Overall F Score is: 4.37
You are disciplined but tolerant; a true American.

Scores for Personality Variables:
Conventionalism: 4.75
Authoritarian Submission: 4.86
Authoritarian Aggression: 4.63
Anti-intraception: 4.00
Superstition and Stereotypy: 3.67
Power and "Toughness": 4.50
Destructiveness and Cynicism: 4.50
Projectivity: 4.80
Sex: 4.00

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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by Sua Sponte » Tue Oct 06, 2020 1:38 pm

Your Overall F Score is: 3.30
You are disciplined but tolerant; a true American.

Scores for Personality Variables:
Conventionalism: 4.00
Authoritarian Submission: 3.00
Authoritarian Aggression: 3.13
Anti-intraception: 4.50
Superstition and Stereotypy: 2.67
Power and "Toughness": 3.13
Destructiveness and Cynicism: 4.50
Projectivity: 3.40
Sex: 2.33

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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by Fat Cat » Tue Oct 06, 2020 6:03 pm

The answer to the leading questions is always, "not enough."
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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by Bennyonesix1 » Wed Oct 07, 2020 4:19 pm

I like how the preface to this test was LOL Adorno was a loser.

But if anyone is interested in the actual historical phenomenon of Fascism and subsequent unmooring of the term from historical reality, this is the book:

https://www.cornellpress.cornell.edu/bo ... bookTabs=1

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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by tough old man » Mon Oct 12, 2020 4:18 am

3.13 I've mellowed apparently...
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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by odin » Mon Oct 12, 2020 4:56 pm

3.70

A true American apparently.

Born and live in the uk so website’s fulla shit
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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by Fat Cat » Mon Oct 12, 2020 5:46 pm

odin wrote:
Mon Oct 12, 2020 4:56 pm
3.70

A true American apparently.

Born and live in the uk so website’s fulla shit
No, I'm afraid it's official. You're American now.
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Re: F-Scale: How Fascist Are You?

Post by odin » Wed Oct 14, 2020 8:27 am

That’ll do me. The more I can distance myself from the heady mix of fucktards and inbreds that have taken hold of our fair isle the better
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