it's a technique refined and highly over-utilized by pseudo-intellectuals.
"there i was, caught in an existential dilemma. i decided to run the red light."
"i felt that the existentialist undertones in the simpsons represented the decay of religion in society."
Guy2: Just do what he says man.
Guy1: No I believe in existentialism. I make my own decisions.
but you don't have to acknowledge it if you don't particularly want to.
and then click on my other definitions by patty-o-pinch-me-youdie
you mean existentialism?
what! i can do whatever i want!
doesnt change that fact that you're a dumbass..