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ENGL 102 - Hoover: Logical Fallacies and Control of Language

Logical Fallacies and Analysis

BEFORE YOU WATCH: None of the video clips on the 102 LibGuide are required. If you watch them to streamline your research, be aware that clips from the Daily Show, Fox News, MSNBC and the Colbert Report contain potentially offensive words and references.

(Straw Man) http://www.thedailyshow.com/watch/wed-january-23-2013/win--lose-or-straw

(Starts out with Big Lie, backtracks to Slipperly Slope/Wedge/Parade of Horrors in first few minutes, but other logical fallacies present themselves throughout) http://uneditedpolitics.com/nras-wayne-lapierre-interview-with-fox-news-chris-wallace-2313/

(A Few Logical Fallacies Unpacked)  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rick-horowitz/gunsmoke-and-mirrors-the_b_2519675.html

 

(Language expert Frank Luntz) http://www.thedailyshow.com/watch/tue-february-5-2013/the-gop-whisperer

(Luntz continued) http://www.thedailyshow.com/watch/tue-february-5-2013/the-gop-whisperer---winning-through-process-innovation

 

(Big Lie) http://www.thedailyshow.com/watch/mon-january-24-2011/24-hour-nazi-party-people

(The Big Lie Continued) http://www.thedailyshow.com/watch/thu-january-27-2011/bill-o-reilly-defends-his-nazi-analogies

 

(Editorial Bias) http://video.tvguide.com/msnbc/Last+Word+ODonnell+Gun+supporters+heckled+Sandy+Hook+dad/18263893?primary=&primaryvalue=The%20Last%20Word

 

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