Special Relativity

affirming the consequent
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Affirming the Consequent occurs when someone fails to consider an alternate antecedent might lead to a given outcome.

The general form for this fallacy is

  1. If P, then Q
  2. Q
  3. Therefore P

In general, when thinking of a snappy comeback to a "Yo Mama" joke, pointing out the logical fallacies in their insult only works if the insult references advanced academic topics.