Have you ever tried to make an argument and encountered an objection that was a straw man?
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What happens when a straw man is used:
A straw man is a distortion in logic
It is an exaggeration or a misrepresentation of your argument
It’s easier to knock down and attack a straw man
The attack becomes irrelevant because it’s not your argument
What to do: