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Broken Then Unbroken

Unbroken is a well-produced film that tells the story of World War II survivor Louis Zamperini, who survived crashing in the Pacific, interminable weeks lost at ... » Go

A Mess Around Here

I was recently forced to move this site into a new content management system before I had all my ducks in a row for the ... » Go

The Adjustment Bureau

Into the ever-expanding catalog1 of films predicated on our anxiety about the extent of our free will, enter The Adjustment Bureau, perhaps the most cerebral ... » Go

Ad Hominem

The person presenting an argument is attacked instead of the argument itself. ... » Go

Post Hoc

Because one follows another, it is held to be caused by the other. ... » Go

Begging the Question

The truth of the conclusion is assumed by the premises. ... » Go

Prejudicial Language

Value or moral goodness is attached to believing the author. ... » Go

Appeal to Pity

Seeking agreement by means of sympathy. ... » Go

Style Over Substance

The manner in which an argument (or arguer) is presented is felt to affect the truth of the conclusion. ... » Go