Trivium Pursuit - The Fallacy Detective - Thirty-Eight Lessons on How to Recognize Bad Reasoning by
New Third Edition -- More Fallacies, More Cartoons
These are fallacies:
"A cloud is 90% water. A watermelon is 90% water. Therefore, since a plane can fly through a cloud, a plane can fly through a watermelon."
This book is for fallacy detectives. We've
designed this book to be a handy-dandy text for learning to spot
the errors in thinking that you meet everyday on the street, in
the newspaper, or on television - or errors you make yourself.
Introduction: What Is a Fallacy?
The Inquiring Mind
1. Exercise Your Mind
The Fallacy Detective Game