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Fallacies & Donald Trump

Donald Trump, the 45th president of the Unites States loves fallacies.  His speeches are full of them, from the “Straw-Man Arguments” he frequently used to belittle his competitors, to the “cherry-picking” of data that he uses when he talks about the illegal Mexicans that make their way into the US only to become drug dealers and rapists. 92 more words

Softened Tones

Often, the softened tones remain in anonymity

Waking up resembles a hasty ritual to confront life

Slumbering soul cannot fathom the hastening tales

Anecdotes scamper through chronicles of existence… 50 more words


IN REPLY: "Too Lazy; Gonna Use Fact-Check Websites"

This is in reply to one person who prefers to cite fact-check websites instead of analyzing the information themselves:

ME: What can you verify? Especially since he’s not yet President… 317 more words


War is Bad for the Economy

It seems to be common knowledge that war is good for the economy. After all, following World War II the US was no longer in a recession. 446 more words


Scary Change

“Let me get back to the most commonly believed lie.  It’s called the sunk cost fallacy.  This is when you stick to what you’re doing because you already invested your whole life in it.  63 more words


The “But Christianity…” Argument is Galling

It’s not really a proper argument, is it?

By Colin Jackson

If you put a Lego brick on top of another each time that someone made this argument, you would end up with a tower the same size as the Burj Khalifa. 288 more words

3 fallacies for you my nigga

3 fallacies to learn today

1. Association fallacy

Because two things share the same property they are the same.

Example: cats have 4 legs and dogs have 4 legs so they are the are the same lol… 132 more words