Daily Archives : January 25, 2020

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Truth Doesn’t Depend on the Messenger: Ridicule & Motive

[Originally published as Appeal to Ridicule and Appeal to Motive] Appeal to Ridicule This logical fallacy is difficult to classify in some ways because of the huge potential for blending and overlapping with other fallacies (especially ad hominem). Appeal to Ridicule is…

January 25, 2020