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Over my career as a planner and as an instructor of planning, I have worked with a lot of different planners from all services and several foreign countries. During that time I have seen a variety of pathologies in planning that can and need to be fixed so that planner can get the most out of their efforts. Initially, I wanted to address Implied Tasks and the pathologies I see with planners and students attempting to wrestle with what constitutes and what does not constitute an implied task. So, this paper will address three pathologies associated with Implied Tasks.