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lostinacause Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-11-05 01:49 PM
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14. Ok, here goes
Edited on Mon Apr-11-05 01:49 PM by lostinacause
Broken logic implies that the logic is broken. Thus the simplest definition that we could make is that a statement is broken logic if; given set of implicit and explicit premises we would find a conclusion stated by supposedly combining them that can not be achieve using logic. Most of what people seem to call broken logic is when they believe there is a problem with one or more of the premises.

To simplify broken logic is when someone states a conclusion that may seem to follow by logic but doesnt.

An example of broken logic is If youre not with us, youre against us

An example of a faulty premise (not broken logic)
- Going to war is good. We should be good
- Therefore: We should go to war.
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