Arguments using LOGOS …. Focus on these when using LOGOS **facts **data/statistics **research. FACTS:. What is a fact?. A fact is something that has really occurred or is actually the case. This can be proven with evidence. Facts are objective reality.
•Every US president has worn glasses (not always in public)• The penguin is the only bird that cannot fly, but can swim• Half of all bank robberies take place on Fridays• Most lipstick contains fish scales.• During his entire life, Vincent Van Gogh sold only one of his paintings
These are not facts and cannot be proven.
• About 14% of injecting drug users are HIV positive.• About 55% of all movies are rated R• There are two chickens for every one human in the world• When the Titanic sank, 2,228 people were on board. Only 706 survived• 2/3 of the world’s eggplants are grown in New Jersey.
• According to a recent study, all badly-behaved 10th grade students receive coal in their Christmas stockings.• The Harvard Medical School recently discovered that ice cubes have calories. • Sea World marine biologists released a report stating that sharks prefer human left limbs over human right limbs.• According to the Jeffersonian Department of Anthropology, Tupac is alive.