Logical Fallacies

Logical Fallacies / Bandwagon

Bandwagon

The fallacy of bandwagon says, “But everyone is doing it.” This fallacy appeal to the popularity of something as a means of validating it.

Example of Bandwagon

A recent study shows 8 out of 10 doctors say that acupuncture is an effective therapy, therefore it must be since 8 out of 10 doctors can’t be wrong!