This is a quote from the book "The Gentleperson's Guide To Forum Spies" by Cryptome.org
... This causes those otherwise following the matter to begin to lose interest more quickly without having to address the actual issues.
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13. Alice in Wonderland Logic. Avoid discussion
of the issues by reasoning backwards or with an apparent deductive logic which forbears any actual material fact.
14. Demand complete solutions. Avoid the issues by requiring oppon
ents to solve the crime at hand completely, a ploy which works best with issues qualifying for rule 10.
15. Fit the facts to alternate conclusions. This requires creative thinking u...