Uses And Purpose Of The Red Herring Fallacy - Deepstash
Uses And Purpose Of The Red Herring Fallacy

Uses And Purpose Of The Red Herring Fallacy

A red herring is a misleading statement, question, or argument meant to redirect a conversation away from its original topic. 

The purpose of a red herring is to distract the reader or listener from the actual issue being discussed in a conversation or piece of writing. This isn’t always for nefarious purposes—sometimes, it’s a literary strategy used to keep readers in suspense.

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