Logical Fallacy Lesson #1

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Let’s educate ourselves. Every day or so I’ll post a logical fallacy and we’ll discuss it. This can make us better at arguing with the intelligence communities that pound us daily.

fallacy1Category: Appeal to the Mind

Appeal to Anonymous Authority

Using evidence from an unnamed ‘expert’ or ‘study’ or generalized group (like ‘scientists’) to claim something is true. eg. “They say it takes 7 years to digest chewing gum.”

h/t Ken

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