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Abusive Fallacy
Appeal to Flattery
Wishful Thinking
Appeal to Ridicule
Fallacy of Composition
Ludic Fallacy
Nirvana Fallacy
Appeal to Spite
Association Fallacy
Fallacy of Many Questions
Appeal to Accomplishment
Appeal to Consequences
Opinion as Fact
(basically free)
Inconsistent Comparison
Appeal to Probability
Misleading Vividness
Fallacy fallacy
Argument from Silence
Slippery Slope Fallacy
Appeal to Hypocrisy
Appeal to Fear
Appeal to Tradition
Thought terminating cliche
False Analogy
Historian's Fallacy

Your Fallacies:
  1. Abusive Fallacy (wiki): A type of ad hominem when it turns into name-calling rather than arguing about the originally proposed argument.
  2. Appeal to Flattery (wiki): A specific type of appeal to emotion where an argument is made due to the use of flattery to gather support.
  3. Wishful Thinking (wiki): A specific type of appeal to emotion where a decision is made according to what might be pleasing to imagine, rather than according to evidence or reason.
  4. Appeal to Ridicule (wiki): A specific type of appeal to emotion where an argument is made by presenting the opponent's argument in a way that makes it appear ridiculous.
  5. Fallacy of Composition (wiki): Assuming that something true of part of a whole must also be true of the whole.
  6. Ludic Fallacy (wiki): The belief that the outcomes of a non-regulated random occurrences can be encapsulated by a statistic; a failure to take into account unknown unknowns in determining the probability of an event's taking place.
  7. Nirvana Fallacy (wiki): When solutions to problems are rejected because they are not perfect.
  8. Appeal to Spite (wiki): A specific type of appeal to emotion where an argument is made through exploiting people's bitterness or spite towards an opposing party.
  9. Association Fallacy (wiki): Arguing that because two things share a property they are the same. Commonly guilt by association or honor by association.
  10. Fallacy of Many Questions (wiki): Someone asks a question that presupposes something that has not been proven or accepted by all the people involved (loaded question).
  11. Appeal to Accomplishment (wiki): Where an assertion is deemed true or false based on the accomplishments of the proposer.
  12. Appeal to Consequences (wiki): The conclusion is supported by a premise that asserts positive or negative consequences from some course of action (If P, then Q will occur. Q is desirable. Therefore, P is true. ).
  13. Opinion as Fact (basically free): It is true if I say it enough.
  14. Inconsistent Comparison (wiki): Where different methods of comparison are used, leaving one with a false impression of the whole comparison.
  15. Appeal to Probability (wiki): Assumes that because something is likely to happen, it is inevitable that it will happen.
  16. Misleading Vividness (wiki): Involves describing an occurrence in vivid detail, even if it is an exceptional occurrence, to convince someone that it is a problem.
  17. Fallacy fallacy (wiki): Assumes that if an argument for some conclusion is fallacious, then the conclusion itself is false.
  18. Argument from Silence (wiki): A conclusion based on silence or lack of contrary evidence (includes shifting the burden of proof).
  19. Slippery Slope Fallacy (wiki): Asserting that a relatively small first step inevitably leads to a chain of related events culminating in some significant impact.
  20. Appeal to Hypocrisy (wiki): The argument states that a certain position is false or wrong and/or should be disregarded because its proponent fails to act consistently in accordance with that position.
  21. Appeal to Fear (wiki): A specific type of appeal to emotion where an argument is made by increasing fear and prejudice towards the opposing side.
  22. Appeal to Tradition (wiki): A conclusion supported solely because it has long been held to be true.
  23. Thought terminating cliche (wiki): A commonly used phrase, sometimes passing as folk wisdom, used to quell cognitive dissonance, conceal lack of thought-entertainment, move onto other topics etc. but in any case, end the debate with a cliche, not a point.
  24. False Analogy (wiki): An argument by analogy in which the analogy is poorly suited.
  25. Historian's Fallacy (wiki): Occurs when one assumes that decision makers of the past viewed events from the same perspective and having the same information as those subsequently analyzing the decision.

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