Bio 103 Written assignment #1

The talk show host is saying that because thousands

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in ocean level.” The talk show host is saying that because thousands of people are still buying houses on the seashores means that global warming must not be true. What he doesn't mention although are the thousands of people not buying their houses still on the seashores due to their belief in global warming. The people buying their houses on the seashore are not buying their houses due to facts, but due to their “beliefs” that global warming is not occuring. Or many may not even think about global warming occuring and just want a cute house on the seashore. 3. Fallacy #8- Appeal to Emotion “If you believe in global warming caused by humans, you will contribute to the destruction of the American economy.” In this quote the talk show host is trying to get you to not believe in global warming my threatening you, or making you believe you are hurting America. He wants to scare listeners into not believing in global warming by fear that they are hurting the economy if they do. He does not use facts to prove that if you believe in global warming you are hurting the economy, he just simply says it.
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