Hmmm

What is the phrase for taking an argument to its ultimate, and likely illogical conclusion.

Cause I think this lady did that for environmentalism. Sheesh

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3 responses to “Hmmm

  1. They call that intellectual honesty. It makes her crazy, but intellectually honest at least.

  2. I believe the phrase you’re looking for is reductio ad absurdum.

  3. Kind of like libertarians. government bad, no government. anarchy is better than government. Although with y’s comment, don’t think libertarians are intellectual “honesty”, stupidity maybe.

    okay, i’ll stop being cruel.

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