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Devil's Advocate

Photo Credit: Rob  Rogoyski

Photo Credit: Rob Rogoyski

Can someone please help me understand what makes a person play the devil's advocate with every sentence other people utter around them. It is one of the most annoying habits I've ever tried to live with. Thank you.

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