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"Conversely, no system has no Proportional Representation since metrics" is confusing to me. — [[User:Psephomancy|Psephomancy]] ([[User talk:Psephomancy|talk]]) 15:53, 13 February 2020 (UTC)
 
"Conversely, no system has no Proportional Representation since metrics" is confusing to me. — [[User:Psephomancy|Psephomancy]] ([[User talk:Psephomancy|talk]]) 15:53, 13 February 2020 (UTC)
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: I think he's saying "There's no score that tells you if the outcome is proportional or not, so there's no way to know if the outcome is proportional". A better way of saying it might be "every method maximizes its own measure of good". [[User:Kristomun|Kristomun]] ([[User talk:Kristomun|talk]]) 16:31, 13 February 2020 (UTC)

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User:69.172.158.251 I pressed Enter accidentally:

It's not a "citation needed" tag; it's a "clarify language" tag.

"Conversely, no system has no Proportional Representation since metrics" is confusing to me. — Psephomancy (talk) 15:53, 13 February 2020 (UTC)

I think he's saying "There's no score that tells you if the outcome is proportional or not, so there's no way to know if the outcome is proportional". A better way of saying it might be "every method maximizes its own measure of good". Kristomun (talk) 16:31, 13 February 2020 (UTC)