Can't Stop the 'Wok
Actually, the formal argument you want to hide your fragile ego behind in this case is "false equivalence."infinityshock said:causal fallacySupahEwok said:"Society is being sissified into being afraid of guns, when there isn't anything to worry about guns at all, they're just a tool like a shovel"
"Oh yeah, I measure the worth of guns by how much damage they'll do to a human body"
I'm not sure I've ever heard of anybody attaching a similar metric to shovels...
This is why I don't like guns. Or a subset of their owners.
youre doing it right
It'd be nice to have an intelligent discussion with your particular kind of gun nut, but if you all were intelligent the conversation wouldn't be necessary.
Yes, that statement is also a fallacy, but I'll leave its determination as your homework.