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Comment Re:The New American: (Score 4, Informative) 427

It's not ad hominem if they really are scum.

Yes, it is. The scumminess or non-scumminess of the source is not relevant to the strength of their argument. If they are scum, it may be more likely that they have made false arguments, but it is not guaranteed, and the proper counter is to root out the falsity of their arguments.

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