Appeal to Extremes
When a reasonable claim is said to be false because it can be exaggerated into an extreme and absurd situation.
We should not accept refugees from Syria into our country. The population of Syria is 20M people. What if they all try to come? We can't support 20M refugees.
Don't do it again, it was a disgrace. If Saddam Hussein put up 1,000 missiles at our country, who would you go to for help? The Russians or the U.S.? Don't do it again.
(Speaking to Ottawa Hockey fans who cheered for the Russian team against the U.S. in the World Cup Semifinals)
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