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Mike Anderson

The closest I can come is the logicians' standard fallacy,

(p->q) & q -> p

the aptly named MODUS MORON.

John S.

Isn't this "post hoc, ergo propter hoc"?


Or "cum hoc, ergo propter hoc."

(The author's false cause is more associative than event driven.)

But Modus Moron has a nice ring to it.

Johnny O

In other news: increasing sales of ice cream cause temperatures to rise.

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