“his hands were the hands of some amazing conductor playing all the symphonies of blazing and burning to bring down the tatters and charcoal ruins of history” This metaphor describes Montag as an “amazing conductor”, who is someone that creatively conducts music, when he is burning books. This suggests that the only human creativity in the future of […]

No True Scotsman:  Person A: “No Scotsman puts sugar on his porridge.” Person B: “But my uncle Angus likes sugar with his porridge.” Person A: “Ah yes, but no true Scotsman puts sugar on his porridge.” Gamblers Fallacy: Reasoning that, in a situation that is pure random chance, the outcome can be affected by previous outcomes. Example: […]

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