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Old 08-10-17, 09:54 AM
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Originally Posted by WestSideBomber View Post
That is literally what ad hominem means.
No it isn't. It's used to attempt to discredit a specific argument or set of arguments...since I'm not engaging you on any specific statement or position (merely making an observation as to your overall shtick) it doesn't apply.

Originally Posted by WestSideBomber View Post
You are trying to discredit me without regard to any of my arguments. Goodness gracious.
Unless it's in regard to one or any of your arguments, it's not an ad hom.

Goodness gracious, indeed.

If you want to go down that road, chs1971 is guilty for the "classic pretentious BS" response to your somewhat loose interpretation of the continuum fallacy. That's an ad hom.

Hope this helps.
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