Original Reddit Interactions
The original comments and subsequent interactions scraped from Reddit with no assigned labels.
Labeled Dataset: Full Agreement
Dataset where all annotators achieved full agreement and pairs have been checked by authors of the paper.
Labeled Dataset: 2/3 Agreement
Dataset where there is 2/3 inter-annotator agreement or above.
Labeled Dataset: Challenge
Dataset where consensus was not reached among annotators, or pairs were labeled as “unsure.”
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The reply shows approval towards the initial statement or initial author.
Some examples of phrases that express agreement are: “I agree”,
“That’s absolutely right”, “That’s so true”, “Exactly”, “That’s how I feel”, etc.
There is a topical exchange between authors but agreement / disagreement is not expressed.
The reply shows disapproval or dislike towards the initial statement or initial author.
Some examples of phrases that express disagreement are: “No way”,
“I don’t think so”, “Not necessarily”, “That’s not always true”, etc.
It is not possible to make a decision based on the information at hand.