Know It All wrote:Sorry, I thought this was a debating site, and not a "who can be clever" site. My point is that people generalise by nature, and sweeping statements are the norm for most people.
This is a debating site. In debating, people point out the fallacies of tye arguments of others. Here you are indulging in the fallacy of an argument from popularity. No, things do not become true just because a lot of people believe it. In this case, generalising does not become smart just because a lot of people generalise.
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