I was watching one of my favorite TV shows, NCIS-LA, the other night. It was an episode which took place in a fish market. At one point, Deeks (Eric Christian Olsen) comes up holding a plastic bag in which a large, red fish is seen. Always the jokester, he displays it laughingly and says, ” […]
RED HERRING: a fallacy in which an irrelevant topic is presented in order to divert attention from the original issue.
I don’t know anyone who believes that the government should take away hunting rifles, target pistols, or other similar non-offensive guns from legitimate, licensed owners. There is a long tradition of hunting and recreational shooting, including trap shooting, which is recognized in this country and even included in Olympic events. So the paranoia about stripping […]