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Why Writers Love Red Herrings: A Brief Guide

Red herrings are staples of the mystery and suspense genres, but they also can pop up in myriad other works and genres. But what is a red herring? Find out…

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The idiom "red herring" is used to refer to something that misleads or distracts from the relevant or important issue.

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A Red Herring is a fallacy in which an irrelevant topic is presented in order to divert attention from the original issue.