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Which of the following types of fallacy is this statement, I don't wear my seatbelt while driving anymore because my three friends were all in an accident while wearing their seatbelts?
The type of fallacy in the statement "I don't wear my seat belt while driving anymore because I have three friends that all got in accidents while they were wearing their seat belts" is termed the Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc type of fallacy.
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