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Old 12-05-2012, 04:49 AM   #216
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Originally Posted by Phoenix1983 View Post
It may not be a fact in the same way that 1 + 1 = 2 is a fact. However if 99.9% of people maintain that Lendl, Borg and McEnroe are all-time greats, the conclusion must be that it is the truth.
I forgot to say that you commited logical fallacy called argumentum ad populum. It's an fallacious argument that concludes a proposition to be true because most people believe it http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Argumentum_ad_populum
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