Fallacious Trump

Fallacious Trump

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The Donald J. Trump Guide to Logical Fallacies
Ad Hominem - FT#21
Mar 10 • 59 min
In the twenty-first episode we explore the Ad Hominem Fallacy, with examples from Trump dismissing Senator Elizabeth Warren and lying about the lies of Senator Richard Blumenthal. In Mark’s British Politics Corner we look at David Cameron mocking Jeremy…
Hyperbolic Fallacy - FT#20
Feb 25 • 60 min
You can help us win some better podcasting gear by taking 5 seconds to go to http://fallacioustrump.com/vote and voting for us! In the twentieth episode we explore the Hyperbolic Fallacy, with examples from Trump talking about his great memory and a…
Lying with Statistics - FT#19
Feb 10 • 59 min
In the nineteenth episode we explore the Lying with Statistics Fallacy, with examples from Trump tweeting about illegal immigration and comments from the State of the Union on women in the workforce and women being assaulted while migrating. In Mark’s…
Argument from Ignorance - FT#18
Jan 27 • 69 min
In the eighteenth episode we are really excited to be joined by Michael Marshall from the podcasts Skeptics With A K and Be Reasonable and the Good Thinking Society. In this episode we explore the Argument from Ignorance Fallacy, with examples from Trump…
Guilt By Association - FT#17
Jan 13 • 59 min
In the seventeenth episode we explore the Guilt By Association Fallacy, with examples from Trump talking about NAFTA and Don Jr tweeting about CNN. In Mark’s British Politics Corner we look at David Cameron calling Jeremy Corbyn a terrorist sympathiser.…
Argument from Authority - FT#16
Dec 30, 2018 • 69 min
In the sixteenth episode we explore the Argument from Authority Fallacy, with examples from Trump talking about Tom Brady and the National Enquirer. In Mark’s British Politics Corner we look at Paloma Faith’s views on Brexit and Boris Johnson’s views on…
Argumentum Ad Nauseam - FT#15
Dec 16, 2018 • 59 min
In the fifteenth episode we explore the Argumentum Ad Nauseam Fallacy, with examples from Trump talking about his yuge tax cut and his yuge border wall. In Mark’s British Politics Corner we look at Ed Miliband repeating himself in an interview and Brexit…
Hasty Generalization - FT#14
Dec 3, 2018 • 59 min
In the fourteenth episode we explore the Hasty Generalization Fallacy, with examples from Trump talking about Mexicans. In Mark’s British Politics Corner we look at the Leave Campaign’s TV ad’s claims about David Cameron and then bizarrely include a clip…
Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc - FT#13
Nov 18, 2018 • 59 min
In the thirteenth episode we explore Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc, with examples from Trump talking about how he singlehandedly stopped planes crashing, while Obama was responsible for thousands of deaths in Chicago. In Mark’s UK Politics Corner we look at…
Tu Quoque - FT#12
Nov 4, 2018 • 56 min
In the twelfth episode we explore the Tu Quoque Fallacy, with examples from Trump talking about all the other Presidents, Putin and puppets. In Mark’s UK Politics Corner we look at Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn arguing during Prime Minister’s Questions.…
Conspiracy Theory - FT#11
Oct 25, 2018 • 58 min
In the eleventh episode we explore the Conspiracy Theory Fallacy, with examples from Trump on the ‘rigged’ election, Obama’s birth certificate and Kavanaugh’s accuser. In Mark’s UK Politics Corner we look at a conspiracy theory about - you’ll never guess…
Slippery Slope - FT#10
Oct 7, 2018 • 60 min
In the tenth episode we explore the Slippery Slope Fallacy, with an example from Trump defending Confederate statues and we discuss the difference between formal and informal logical fallacies. In Mark’s UK Politics Corner we look at Boris Johnson…
Galileo Fallacy - FT#9
Sep 23, 2018 • 58 min
In the ninth episode we explore the Galileo Fallacy, with an example from Trump talking about the Gettysburg Address. In Mark’s UK Politics Corner we look at Vince Cable annoying bank bosses and David Treddinick believing in homeopathy. In The Fallacy in…
Moving the Goalposts - FT#8
Sep 9, 2018 • 60 min
In the eighth episode we explore the Moving the Goalposts Fallacy, with examples from Trump talking about Obama’s birth certificate and his yuge electoral college win, and the entire administration’s shifting stories on the Trump Tower meeting with the…
Argument from Popularity - FT#7
Aug 29, 2018 • 59 min
In the seventh episode we explore the Argument from Popularity, with examples from Trump talking about voter fraud and global warming. In Mark’s UK Politics Corner we look at Michael Gove when he’d had enough of experts. In The Fallacy in the Wild, we…
Inconsistent Comparison - FT#6
Aug 14, 2018 • 49 min
In the sixth episode we explore the Inconsistent Comparison Fallacy, with an example from Trump talking about regulations. In Mark’s UK Politics Corner we look at Boris Johnson’s claim that tne NHS would get £350 million a week extra after Brexit. In The…
Non Sequitur - FT#5
Jul 30, 2018 • 50 min
In the fifth episode we explore the Non Sequitur Fallacy, with examples from Trump talking about global warming, and Paul Gosar talking about his dentistry/body language expertise. In Mark’s UK Politics Corner we look at Boris Johnson’s attempt to avoid…
False Dilemma Fallacy - FT#4
Jul 16, 2018 • 45 min
In the fourth episode we explore the False Dilemma Fallacy, with examples from Trump talking about immigration. In Mark’s UK Politics Corner we look at the binary tribalism of Brexit. In The Fallacy in the Wild, we check out clips from Die Hard and…
Moral Equivalence Fallacy - FT#3
Jul 7, 2018 • 44 min
In the third episode we explore the Moral Equivalence Fallacy, with examples from Trump talking about Nazis and immigrants. In Mark’s UK Politics Corner we look at Boris Johnson’s thoughts on protests in Iran. In The Fallacy in the Wild, we check out…
Straw Man Fallacy - FT#2
Jun 22, 2018 • 49 min
Welcome to Fallacious Trump, the podcast where we use the insane ramblings of an orange man-baby to explain logical fallacies. In the second episode we explore the Straw Man Fallacy, with examples from Trump talking about the 2nd amendment and abortion…
Genetic Fallacy - FT#1
May 30, 2018 • 44 min
Welcome to Fallacious Trump, the podcast where we use the insane ramblings of a tiny-handed narcissist to explain logical fallacies. In the first episode we explore the Genetic Fallacy, with examples from Trump talking about Judge Gonzalo Curiel,…