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It might be a good move, depending on the position. I would never play it as my first move, but it's a very reasonable way to develop your knight in the closed Sicilian, and don't forget Carlsen - Anand, Bilbao 2012.
He gained those 6.5 rating points in the most amusing of fashions.
You're not only worse than Germany, you're almost the worst country in the world.