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Stop using anecdotes to prove your argument!

Stop it, seriously. It doesn’t work, and you’re making yourself look foolish.

Using anecdotal evidence to support your argument is a popular but wrong way to win a debate. 258 more words

Life Lessons

Why I "Argue"

If you have a problem with irreverence, too bad. Get over it.

Watched this. Made me re-think something, only to realize that it didn’t change my views at all, and kept going about my day. 1,057 more words


Rhetorical (Logical) Fallacies--a BRIEF overview

Review this website AND the long image it provides to better understand how logical fallacies look or sound. We are going over a few of these during class when we discuss chapter 16, but students still find it to be VERY difficult material. 18 more words

Playing the Pharisee Card by Todd Wilken

In Politics, we’ve learned to spot those who play the “racism card”, the “war on women” card, and the “nazi card”. We should all recognize these as bad arguments, and signs the one ‘playing the card’ has no argument and has resorted to… 282 more words

Christian Living

Rantings from the Bully Pulpit

The three e-mails below were received within a twenty-four hour period from a physician supporting (and in all likelihood involved in) drug courts and physician health programs (PHPs).   1,045 more words

Drug Testing