Sharpshooter fallacy | definition of sharpshooter fallacy by Medical dictionary
sharpshooter fallacy (sharp′shoot″ĕr)
An error in diagnostic or investigational reasoning in which one finds false correlations between certain pieces of data because they seem to form a cluster within a random pattern.
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If they do, they'll fall into the "Texas Sharpshooter Fallacy