Wednesday, November 25, 2020 |
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Don’t fall for the Straw Pope fallacy...
Via New Advent
What I call the Straw Pope Fallacy is a variation of the famous Straw Man Fallacy that is applied to the pope. The Straw Man Fallacy occurs when a person critiques an inaccurate version of someone’s position. The name of the fallacy is based on the fact that it’s easier to knock down a straw man than a real man...