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richard smith

Is their a fallacy for when someone tries to change their story.

Is their a fallacy for when someone tries to change their story.

 

Person A: Does not mean all people will do X.

Person B: come on really, use commonsense. I'm a realist , don't think some wouldn't do what I commented...

Person A: the key word is some and not all.

Person B: Let's pretend we through responding to each other...key word I never said all or some..

asked on Thursday, Sep 09, 2021 05:06:06 PM by richard smith

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Rationalissimus of the Elenchus writes:

I'm sorta confused by this, but Dr Bo seems to have made sense of what I was able to gather from it.

posted on Thursday, Sep 09, 2021 10:23:54 PM
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Prof M writes:

Sounds like gobbledygook to me.

posted on Saturday, Sep 11, 2021 05:11:16 PM

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Bo Bennett, PhD
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This sounds like simple lying. In some case, it can be gaslighting . Neither of which are fallacies but in the pseudo-fallacies realm.

answered on Thursday, Sep 09, 2021 09:17:31 PM by Bo Bennett, PhD

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