Category Archives: Fallacy of the Undistributed Middle

Israel-Palestine: an insight

Just a quick write-up of a comment, by WenellMurray, on an FT interview with Daniel Ellsberg – discoverer of the Ellsberg Paradox, exposer of the Pentagon Papers, and author of the superb book Secrets (a book¬†which I highly recommend). I … Continue reading

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FUM: Paul Bongiorno comes a cropper

One of the most incorrigible logical fallacies, I think, is the Fallacy of the Undistributed Middle. Together with the Fallacy of Affirming the Consequent it is the most frequently-encountered logical fallacy, and¬†these two together with the Fallacy of Composition, I … Continue reading

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