Engineers of various stripe often come up with cook books of patterns, which are more or less standardized solutions to familiar problems.
Propagandists have their own pattern cookbook. It makes sense to know your adversary's tools. It also makes sense to know your own tools, with which to dismantle such conceptual bombs and render them safe: The Fallacy Files
Our society has sadly accepted some of these fraudulent propositions as standard, and so it makes sense to catalog them here, in no particular order.
In this series, we'll examine some of these patterns.