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Fallacy icon - Picking raisins

What is "cherry picking" in English is "picking raisins" in German, making it necessary to create a separate icon.

Name Beschreibung Beispiel
Rosinenpicken Sorgfältige Auswahl von Daten, die eine Position zu bestätigen scheinen, während andere Daten ignoriert werden, die dieser Position widersprechen. “Die globale Erwärmung hat 1998 aufgehört.”

Learn more about the fallacies in this graphics category in the blog post A history of FLICC: the 5 techniques of science denial. For the German counterpart please click here.

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