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argumentum ad verecundiam

by Adam (Vicar)
on Apr 25, 2003 at 17:32 UTC ( #253208=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to My favorite logical fallacy:

When I was in school we called this, "Proof by PhD."
aka, "Its true because the professor said so."


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