Oh Yeah? Says Who?

As we prepare to gather with all of those more difficult, seldom seen relatives — you know, like the brother-in-law who *still* listens to Rush Limbaugh religiously — it’s best to steer the conversations away from topics like politics and religion at the earliest opportunity. But if you just can’t keep from veering that way, like if you have brothers-in-law like mine, here’s a helpful article. A logic professor explains How To Argue.

At the very least, lacing terms like “ad hominiem” and “contingent proposition” into your arguments can create enough confusion in your average Rush fan to buy you enough time to plan an escape.

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