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non sequitur

(nahn sek [as in heck]-kwit-her) n. Latin for "it does not follow." The term usually means that a conclusion does not logically follow from the facts or law, stated: "That's a non sequitur."

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It's obvious that your interest in exposing the truth stuck with you in "Non Sequitur."
The since clause sets up the non sequitur in that lead.
One can see my concentration on aperiodic speech rhythms, nonteleological developmental ambitions, non sequiturs, and a lack of conventional drama.
Other gift ideas include Wiley Miller's holiday collection, "A Very Merry, Happy, 'Non Sequitur' Holiday"; John McPherson's "Close to Home for the Holidays"; and "Ho, Ho, Ho -- A Stone Soup Christmas," by Jan Eliot, as well as collections from "Pooch Caf?," "Real Life Adventures," "Overboard" and "Eugenia Last."
The Non Sequitur is syndicated by Universal Press Syndicate to over 700 newspapers worldwide.
"The main reason the Clintonites chose Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic," Friedman wrote in June 1997 with a certainty matched only by his ignorance of Central Europe,"is because each has a strong ethnic voting bloc in the U.S." (This non sequitur was so appealing to him that he repeated it in six more columns.) When illogic failed, Friedman brought out the crazy metaphors--Porgy and Bess, Whitewater, Ben &Jerry's (don't ask)--and quoted the nonagenarian foreign policy eminence George Kennan as making the hideously inaccurate statement that "Russia's democracy is as far advanced, if not farther, as any of these countries we've just signed up to defend from Russia."
Pat Graney is best known lately For her large, enigmatic dance-theater works, but she has a quirky sense of humor and a knack for the non sequitur. In a pair of short films made with Kim Root, Graney poked gentle fun at popular images of Bowie and the artificial nature of the commission.
The Dadaists exalted absurdity and incongruity, the art of non sequitur, in works that surprised, shocked, and seethed with anti war and anti society sentiments.
Barksdale argues that "the message of these writers seems to be that having a recognizable identity in [a chaotically absurd world] is in and of itself absurd, and having or assuming moral responsibility is a massive non sequitur" (50).
Non sequitur has been at the heart of the arguments about Nicaragua.
In this past Sunday's "Non Sequitur" comic, Wiley Miller of Universal Press Syndicate congratulated Jaffee for winning.