Logical fallacies -german,cagen,colton

-the suggestions that only two alternatives exist when in fact there is .
ex: "You either die a hero or you live long enough to see yourself become the villain"- Harvey Dent ........ ex:"Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing" -Benjamin Franklin
-A claim that an idea should be favored because a large amount of people favor it.
Examples of bandwagon fallacies
Force and Fear
-trying to get people to do something by causing fear
EX: If you don't play on my team, you will probably get killed. EX: I want you to vote for me or ill have the FBI come get you.
Appeal to Celebrity authority
-When a famous person states a false fact.
EX: My name is George Forman and this is grill is better than any other grill on the market. Ex: Kanye West said "to get the girls all I have to do is rap".
-Accept the truth of the conclusion out of pity.
Ex: If I don't get my homework done, ill for sure have to drop out and go get an average job because I am stupid. EX: I got cut from the football team so I should just tell myself I will never be successful.


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