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"Gentlemen, get the thing straight once and for all -- the policeman isn't there to create disorder, the policeman is there to preserve disorder." -- Mayor Richard J. Daley, 1968
"How much scrutiny do you want to have? Go scrutinize yourself. I get scrootened every day, don't worry, from each and every one of you. It doesn't bother me." --
Mayor Richard M. Daley, 2001
"How hardened and removed from reality must a person be to refuse to be touched by Sheryl Crow?" -- Sheryl Crow
Tue 4 Mar, 2014 12:07 pm - [quote="Thomas"]
Inspired by [url=http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/03/04/flimflam-the-next-generation] a post in Paul Krugman's blog[/url] today: What do you call an appeal to... (view)
Mon 3 Mar, 2014 02:42 pm - David Hackett Fischer's [i]Historians' Fallacies[/i] is a pretty good introduction to identifying bad arguments, and it's written for non-logicians (historians, actually).... (view)
Mon 3 Mar, 2014 01:39 pm - [quote="boomerang"]
Mr. B and I had a disagreement over an article in our newspaper about class sizes at local high schools....
Who is right?[/quote]
I thought that, by default, the... (view)
Mon 3 Mar, 2014 01:34 pm - [quote="Laurenbehr2014"]
How does one identify fallacies in the more complex arguments? Are there keywords? any tips? Are fallacies containing the use of "God" and/or the... (view)
Mon 3 Mar, 2014 09:41 am - [quote="Thomas"]
[quote="Laurenbehr2014"]In your opinion, is this an example of a Begging the Question or an Appeal to Authority fallacy? [/quote]
Sat 1 Mar, 2014 04:20 pm - [quote="tmill"]All my kids have full time jobs. DO YOU? and yes I am still are paying for two of my kids on our current heath care plan. Is that a problem? it's my choice.[/quote]... (view)
Fri 28 Feb, 2014 09:28 am - [quote="tmill"]I'm 58 my wife is 56 and we have two children on our plan. My son 25 years and my daughter 23.[/quote]
There's your problem. Your kids are deadbeats. You... (view)
Mon 17 Feb, 2014 09:24 am - If that scene is immediately followed by a pompous faculty member walking in, wearing a swastika armband, and announcing "now I am in charge!" then it's probably [i]I Was Just... (view)