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In basketball, a layup and a dunk are two different types of shots that a player can take to score points.

A layup is a shot taken by a player close to the basket where the player uses one hand to shoot the ball off the backboard and into the hoop. The layup is typically used when a player is close to the basket and has a clear path to the hoop, and is often used when a player is trying to avoid being blocked by a defender.

On the other hand, a dunk is a shot where a player jumps and forcefully throws the ball into the basket with one or both hands. Dunks are often used when a player is close to the basket and has a clear path to the hoop, and are usually executed by taller players with more jumping ability. Dunks are also a crowd-pleasing move that can en…

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5 hours ago, Nina Murphy said:

In basketball, a layup and a dunk are two different types of shots that a player can take to score points.

A layup is a shot taken by a player close to the basket where the player uses one hand to shoot the ball off the backboard and into the hoop. The layup is typically used when a player is close to the basket and has a clear path to the hoop, and is often used when a player is trying to avoid being blocked by a defender.

On the other hand, a dunk is a shot where a player jumps and forcefully throws the ball into the basket with one or both hands. Dunks are often used when a player is close to the basket and has a clear path to the hoop, and are usually executed by taller players with more jumping ability. Dunks are also a crowd-pleasing move that can en…

Of the backboard?  Seem this AI has never watched the majesty of a Gervin finger roll.

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3 minutes ago, Pam Cummings said:

Is this that chatgpt thing? What a marvelous and useful invention, surely humanity will be better off because of it.

The key though is will it buy a shit ton of products from Mr Rogue

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12 hours ago, Nina Murphy said:

In basketball, a layup and a dunk are two different types of shots that a player can take to score points.

A layup is a shot taken by a player close to the basket where the player uses one hand to shoot the ball off the backboard and into the hoop. The layup is typically used when a player is close to the basket and has a clear path to the hoop, and is often used when a player is trying to avoid being blocked by a defender.

On the other hand, a dunk is a shot where a player jumps and forcefully throws the ball into the basket with one or both hands. Dunks are often used when a player is close to the basket and has a clear path to the hoop, and are usually executed by taller players with more jumping ability. Dunks are also a crowd-pleasing move that can en…

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In basketball, a layup and a dunk are two different ways of scoring a basket.

A layup is a shot taken close to the basket, where the player jumps off one foot or two feet and gently lays the ball into the hoop with one hand. This is a commonly used scoring method as it's a high-percentage shot and can be performed with ease.

A dunk, on the other hand, is a high-flying shot where a player jumps high off the ground and forcefully slams the ball through the hoop with one or two hands. A dunk is typically performed when a player is near the basket and has a clear path to the rim. It requires a higher level of athleticism and skill than a layup, but can also result in a higher number of points and can be a crowd-pleasing play.

In summary, a layup is a gentler shot taken close to the basket, while a dunk is a more aggressive shot that requires more athleticism and skill to perform.

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5 hours ago, Murfdogg21 said:

If ChatGPT is becoming self aware and chose to learn from Surly, it will end about as well as that Tay-Talks ai bot a few years ago. 

It will become self-aware before Derka.

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On 5/3/2023 at 2:32 PM, Pig Bellmont said:

If GPT is getting input from Surly there should be a lot more references to South Austin’s mom

And how Craig James killed five hookers, not to mention Daniel Figurelli is a racist asshole.

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