Reasoning not permitted — we’re arguing

The tangled web of social media is replete with bloviating blowhards, sophomoric sycophants, and establishment shills eager to argue that there is nothing wrong with what they do or how they think yet there is everything wrong with alternative modes of thinking and doing, however reasoned. In the heat of an argument all of us, except the most reasonable, rational and logical, may be accused to stooping to the logical fallacies seen in the graphic below.

Logical Fallacies

Source: PACTISS – Philosophers and Critical Thinkers in Senior Schools: Resources for Educators

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