A fallacy is the use of invalid or otherwise faulty reasoning…Some fallacies are committed intentionally to manipulate…or persuade by deception…

Fallacies are commonly divided into “formal” and “informal”… Wikipedia

My favorite class in college was logic and I’ve decide to share some of the fallacies I learned about.. Once or twice a month I will post a fallacy, it’s definition and an example. If possible, the example will be one that has been used on me or the public. My hope is that by going over these readers will begin to recognize when someone is using a fallacy. I want to reacquaint myself with them, too.

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