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From: Erik Vorhes <erik@textivism.com>
Date: Tue, 6 Oct 2009 15:36:48 -0500
Message-ID: <cbbd614b0910061336g72122204ye9720c7f4c067cfc@mail.gmail.com>
On Tue, Oct 6, 2009 at 3:31 PM, tjeddo <tjeddo at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Erik, Just so you are aware in the future, reductio ad absurdum (aka
> proof by contradiction)
> is a legitimate technique used in mathematics and logic to deductively
> prove statements.
> I'm not sure your usage of that phrase is correct or common--that is,
> to simply call someones argument
> absurd. ?If you realize that someones argument is absurd it means you
> have identified at least
> one invalid statement in the argument.


Apologies for the error; in both instances I meant to use "slippery slope."
Received on Tuesday, 6 October 2009 13:36:48 UTC

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