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SSanf
August 23rd, 2007, 08:07 AM
OK, this may not have to do with non-theistic, exactly, but it does pertain to rational consideration of the evidence.

I am interested to see this series as it develops.

Statistical Fallacies I: The Prosecutor's Fallacy
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hzcNjRobcB0

Wiki Prosecutor's fallacy
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prosecutor%27s_fallacy


Statistical Fallacies II: Texas Sharpshooter Fallacy
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TbDqiFHqj0M

Wiki Texas sharpshooter fallacy
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Texas_Sharpshooter_Fallacy

Xentor
August 28th, 2007, 02:23 AM
More interesting for those believing in all kinds of unprovable paranormal phenomena: the gambler's fallacy. Related to the other fallacies mentioned, found at Wikipedia.