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: appeal to compromised authority - insisting something is true because an expert on the issue says it's true, when that expert has a vested interest in the outcome. : Sarah Sanders is currently a member of the Trump administration.
: appeal to compromised authority - insisting something is true because an expert on the issue says it's true, when that expert has a vested interest in the outcome. : Mattis and Kelly also currently serving in the Trump administration.
: mirroring language - just repeating words from a question in your response, to make it sound like you're answering the question, without answering the question. : Sander's repeats the phrase "coming out of this Whitehouse" to change the subject and launch into a series of populist talking points.
: the American people - promoting a position as having the overwhelming support of all Americans, while providing no evidence that it does.
: reversal of reality - a statement that is not only verifiably false, but is the exact opposite of the truth. : Trump setting records for not holding press conferences and vehemently attacking the press shows that he's very accessible and enjoys engaging with the press.
: false equivalency - implying that two things are essentially the same, when they only have anecdotal similarities. : Between criminally prosecuting those accused of actual crimes, and criminally prosecuting those that have been critical of Trump and his allies.
Cumulative total of the techniques detected over the 04:50 runtime of this video clip:
FALSEHOODS & DISTORTIONS
appeal to compromised authority: reversal of reality: