Loaded Question

Latin Name

Plurium Interrogationum

Other Names

Complex Question Fallacy, Fallacy of Presupposition, Trick Question, False Question


Tellasking is when you ask someone a question, but your question has an assumption built-in that is designed to accuse the person rather than receive an answer. This allows you to bias the audience with an accusation against your opponent, but does not require you to have the courage to actually say what you think.


How many times per week do you beat your wife?

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