Logic is about understanding reality in a non-contradictory way and how can we see things for what they are.
Topic: An investigation of a very compelling conspiracy theory involving a visionary film maker, the media, the final frontier, the government and a fight against my own confirmation bias.
The fallacies covered in this show can all be categorized under Fallacies of Omission, where essential material is left out of an argument or the presenter deliberately misdirects others from crucial information (or lack thereof).
This group includes:
-The Loaded Question
-Stacking the Deck, or Cherry Picking
-The Argument From the Negative
-The Appeal to Ignorance
-Hypothesis Contrary to Fact
-Backround knowledge, Grammer
-Rhetorical Styles in documentaries
-The Concept of Unfalsifiablity
This podcast includes the edited 11-15-12 live show, the after-show and additional non-live segments. School Sucks is live on the Liberty Radio Network and UStream Thursdays at 10pm EST. To watch the full video version of this podcast, recorded live, click here.
"Your Wildest Dreams" The Moody Blues
To resume the discussion with Sam from where we left off on the podcast, jump to 41:50 in this video.
Logical Fallacies Handlist
Logical Fallacies Basics
Ayn Rand Lexicon
How a NASA Lens became Kubrick’s Obsession
The Secrets of The Shining?
Alchemical Kubrick, 2001: The Great Work On Film, by Jay Weidner
A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Moon - Documentary-ish
Myth Busters Episode 104: NASA Moon Landing