Tuesday, November 29, 2005

New Terms in Wingnut Debate Dictionary

Wingnut Debate Dictionary

Argumentum Ad O'Reilly (n.) - A complex argument wherein most parts or every part is a different type of fallacy. (Julie O.)

Tauntology (n.) - an argument based entirely on taunts which also is technically meaningless and reveals nothing about the world. Used extensively by Christopher Hitchens. example: MICHAEL MOORE, YOU'RE A FASCIST JERK! LOOK AT ME, I KNOW SOME KURDS! (David Rees)

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