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galen  ·  2279 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Why Rape Is Sincerely Hilarious

Precisely. NTS is only a fallacy when one responds to a counterexample of a universal (e.g. "Here's a feminist that hates this video") by claiming simply that "no true Scotsman" (or feminist, autc.) would serve as a counterexample (by hating the video). It's a form of circular reasoning, when it's a fallacy.