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Bandwagon Fallacy

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The Case of Ted Owens (The PK Man)
The principal concern of most readers will be whether the evidence in the Ted Owens case, as presented by Dr. Mishlove, is true beyond a reasonable doubt. Were this case the only case open to investigation it might well be considered beyond the pale of...
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Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 5
WHERE I LAY MY HEAD IS HOME A foot and light-hearted I take to the open road, Healthy, free, and the world before me, The long brown path before me leading Wherever I choose. Henceforth I ask not for good fortune, I myself am good fortune, Henceforth I...
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Ritual - Expression of Will, Art and Creativity
Most of our lives involve traditions, regular observances. These might relate to annual or seasonal holiday, it might just be meeting a friend every year at a particular time to go shopping, or have a beer and catch up. The main thing these informal...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
The Internet as a Magical Tool
Ever consider the internet as a magical tool? Often the most magical of tools are not the ones we keep on our altar, but the ones that surround us every day, in places we never thought to look. The internet is one of the fastest growing "entities"...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Dynamics & Bioenergetics Of OBE Sex
Once the exit out-of-body has been mastered and projectors begin tentatively exploring their new environment, another natural barrier will soon raise its ugly head. As projectors begin expanding their horizons they will soon begin encountering other...
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Privacy, Ethics & OBE
There is a widespread belief stemming from early this century that has not only remained unchanged but has been continually propagated ever since. This belief is that if a projector deliberately invades the privacy of another person for immoral purposes or...
Astral Projection >> Out of Body Experiences

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List of common fallacies
appeal to tradition (similar to the bandwagon fallacy): (e.g., astrology, religion, slavery) just because people practice a tradition, says nothing about its viability.
BANDWAGON FALLACY. ● Popularity means something is good. ● You should agree simply because the majority feels that way.
Poe's Law (Nathan Poe 2005)
Argument by consensus,. Authority of the many,.
Rhetorical Appeals
Sep 28, 2009 Bandwagon Fallacy. An argument that claims that something cannot be true (or false) because a majority of people support (or oppose) it.
COMMUNICATING ETHICALLY: Analyzing Principals of Ethical
(B) Bandwagon Fallacy. (C) Ad Hominem Fallacy. (D) Red Herring Fallacy.

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The Bandwagon Fallacy
Describes and gives examples of the bandwagon fallacy.
Fallacy: Bandwagon
The Bandwagon is a fallacy in which a threat of rejection by one's peers (or peer pressure) is substituted for evidence in an "argument.
Bandwagon effect - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The bandwagon effect, closely related to opportunism, is a phenomenon— observed The bandwagon effect is the reason for the bandwagon fallacy's success.
Argumentum ad populum - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Logical Fallacies» Bandwagon Fallacy
Bandwagon Fallacy; an explanation and an example of this logical fallacy.

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