Bandwagon fallacy


The Bandwagon Fallacy is a variant of the appeal to popular belief logical fallacy. In this version, the arguer is stating that because something is gaining in popularity, we should jump on the bandwagon to be first in line with these claims.

Example of a bandwagon fallacy

Anti-vaccine beliefs are getting more popular, so you should jump on board because it will become the right point of view about vaccines.

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