Blog Posts - Fallacy



Shattered Innocence

Dedicated to all who have endured such abuse.  My heart reaches out to you with empathy and love.  You are a survivor for sure and this one was written for you.  We can’t take back the hurt they caused us, … Continue reading →...
by Putting My Feet in the Dirt on Dec 14, 2015

The Gambler’s Fallacy May have a Common Cause?

  “Based on these results, we believe that the insula could be hyperactive in problem gamblers, making them more susceptible to errors of thinking.” Dr Luke Clark “Gambling addicts are likely to have developed a different pattern o...
by Inside The Alcoholic Brain on Aug 25, 2015

Peddlers of climate change deceit have significant advantages over climate realists

Scientists are as sure of industrial climate disruption as they are that smoking causes lung cancer. So why hasn't the international community made progress toward addressing climate disruption? There are at least four reasons. Continue reading ...
by Scholars & Rogues on Feb 21, 2015

Tom Harris’ commentaries intended to impede, not advance, public understanding of climate science

Harris' stated goals in his commentaries are diametrically opposed to the language and arguments he uses in support of those goals. Either he's incompetent at public relations, or he's not actually interested in moving forward the public debate on i...
by Scholars & Rogues on Feb 20, 2015

The Fallacy of Facebook

As everyone knows, I’ve been trying to restart Drink & Draw for the last several months. It’s been pretty much a fruitless effort. I knew starting up over the holidays was probably not the best time, but we decided to run with it any...
by Misangela.com on Feb 4, 2015

Goalkeepers, penalties, patterns, science…

Soccer goalkeepers routinely dive the wrong way because their minds presume trends that don’t exist, University College London scientists report …Continue reading →...
by Harmonia Philosophica on Sep 21, 2014

Goalkeepers, penalties, patterns, science…

Soccer goalkeepers routinely dive the wrong way because their minds presume trends that don’t exist, University College London scientists report …Continue reading →...
by Harmonia Philosophica on Sep 21, 2014

Links I like (weekend edition)

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by Blogging Theologically on Aug 2, 2014

As a Child

At a certain age, when alumni magazines arrive (and they will), one starts first by opening to the necrology. Who didn’t make it as far as me, after all? There’s a poignancy to it—knowing that at any age we’re vulnerable—but … Continu...

The Fallacy Of Investing In Yourself

It’s Friday! Friday! Gotta get going it’s Friday! And make crappy jokes about a song that was a thing like four years ago! You’re half-assing it at work today, so I get to do the same. Here’s a post from two years ago that was...
by Financial Uproar on May 9, 2014

The Fallacy of Portion Control and “Balanced” Diet for Type 2 Diabetics

In this note the use of portion control and “balanced” diet for type 2 diabetics is examined. 1 gm Carb   = 4 calories 1gm Protein = 4 calories 1 gm Fat      = 9 calories There are slight variations in the medical/nutritional...
by Health Tips And Tricks on Mar 17, 2014

Genetic Fallacy: How Monsanto Silences Scientific Dissent !

This is another MUST watch video, how long before mass illness and disease because of these Frankenstein foods?  Why do GM foods have to have the very, very, very hard sell, think about that. Eddie Source : http://thelowcarbdiabetic.blogspot.com...
by Health Tips And Tricks on Feb 15, 2014

Difference Paradox

Consider two natural numbers $n_1$ and $n_2$, out of which one is twice as large as the other. We are not told whether $n_1$ is larger or $n_2$, we can state following two propositions: PROPOSITION 1: The difference $n_1-n_2$, if $n_1 >n_2$, is...
by MY DIGITAL NOTEBOOK on Jan 18, 2014

Tarot Hound

Browsing on Etsy, as one does, I found Laika the Psychic Dog, who does one card Tarot readings (via Rare & Pretty). Or did do them; by the time of this posting, she has evidently given up prognosticating. Given that one of the Trick Dog tricks is...
by The Elka Almanac on Nov 11, 2013

Here’s What Really Happens When You Extend a Deadline

The latest from Rabid Office Monkey:See on Scoop.it – Sales & Marketing People just go back to procrastinating. RabidOfficeMonkey‘s insight: Do you find yourself extending your deadlines often?  Don’t do it!  It just leads to...
by Rabid Office Monkey on Aug 26, 2013

Climate Illogic: industrial climate disruption is not a popularity contest

Overwhelming evidence is why the vast majority of climate experts agree industrial climate disruption is real. But climate disruption deniers want you to believe it's all a popularity contest.
by Scholars & Rogues on Jul 16, 2013

THE FALLACY - 'Love Division' American Tour 2013 Dates & Venues!

FOR THE FIRST TIME IN THE UNITED STATES One of the most important Goth Rock bands in Latin America visiting The United States for the first time in their career. The band formed by Angeline... The Wisdom is found in the extremes... All extreme...
by Heavy Metal on Apr 27, 2013

Reverse Analysis Can Debunk Cable News!

Analysis does not only work by going from “premise” or “hypothesis” to a conclusion; reverse analysis can also undercover faulty reasoning and enable you to debunk cable news! Analysis is a logical process represented by “P” implies “Q.
by Critical Skills on Mar 11, 2013

WAR is not the Answer

It would be great if we had a universal statistic that took all of the players in baseball and gave us a fair way to compare them. Arguments about baseball would practically cease.  There would be no reason for them, as this one magic...
by Sabermetrics Suck on Jan 9, 2013

Who came up with the fallacy of the church of rome being the church Jesus established?

Question by Femminist Krusher: Who came up with the fallacy of the church of rome being the church Jesus established? Where can that be found. (the book of acts details the first church no mention of anything remotely related to catholicism) Its not...
by Church Report – Online on Jan 5, 2013


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