just posted on Facebook, in relation to something I got by Email (more anon ....):
"Cherry picking, suppressing evidence,
or the fallacy of incomplete evidence is the act of pointing to individual
cases or data that seem to confirm a particular position, while ignoring a
significant portion of related cases or data that may contradict that position.
It is a kind of fallacy of selective attention, the most common example of
which is the confirmation bias. Cherry picking may be committed intentionally