logical fallacy real life example

Look for one real-world logical fallacy. This can include a speech, an advertisement, a conversation, and article–whatever you choose. You may not find your real-world example of a logical fallacy by typing “logical fallacy” into Google’s search box.

Please include

  • A description of the event, claim, image (whatever it is) that you think is a logical fallacy. If you have chosen a YouTube video, please include the URL with the description.
  • Several sentences in which you explain WHAT fallacy you think the thing represents and WHY you think it demonstrates that fallacy.

Logical fallacy

  • AD HOMINEM
  • APPEAL TO PITY
  • RED HERRING
  • WHATABOUTISM
  • OVERGENERALIZATION
  • PROOF FROM ONE EXAMPLE
  • and more…