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Historical Fallacies, Urban Legends, Hoaxes
Historical fallacies, urban legends, and hoaxes - taller-than-life beliefs of (and about) the past.
Myths and Misconceptions About U.S. Presidents - Urban Legends
Presidential folklore, in the form of jokes, legends and historical errata, reflects that. ... Historical Fallacies, Urban Legends & Hoaxes; Debunking the Presidents  ...
The Story of 'Taps' - Urban Legends
Mar 26, 1999 ... History and folklore clash in this forwarded email tale about the origin of the touching and famous ... historical fallacies · military urban legends ...
The Story of 'Taps' [p. 2] - Urban Legends - About.com
... More About. historical fallacies · military urban legends ... History and folklore sometimes stand side-by-side as brothers in arms, when one peers into the past.
Logical Fallacy: Definition and Examples of Informal Fallacies
A logical fallacy is an error in reasoning that renders an argument invalid. ... of Russia (1729-1796) - Stock Montage/Archive. Top 10 Historical Myths Debunked.
Fallacy of Anachronism - Women's History - About.com
Definition: Judging one time period by the standards, mores, truths, or customs of another time, or analyzing a time period as if later customs, information, ...
Top 12 Logical Fallacies - Examples and Discussions
Top 12 Logical Fallacies. Brief Definitions of Informal Fallacies With Links to Examples and Discussions .... Top 10 Historical Myths Debunked · By Robert Wilde.
Why Friday the 13th Is Unlucky [p. 2] - Urban Legends - About.com
The Origin & History of Halloween · Friday the 13th Origin Theories · Fear of the ... More Topics · Historical Fallacies, Urban Legends & Hoaxes; Why Friday the ...
Definition of Name-Calling - Logical Fallacies
A fallacy that uses emotionally loaded terms to influence an audience. ... It is, rather, 'a historical movement unique in the ambitions of its cruelty,' and resulted in ...
Roswell: Birth of a Myth - Urban Legends - About.com
A bit of historical context: No one had ever heard of "flying saucers" until just two weeks ... Historical Fallacies, Urban Legends & Hoaxes; Roswell: Birth of a Myth  ...
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