1. the process of setting forth or conveying evidenced reasons for a particular position
2. the process of setting forth or conveying unreasoning drivel for a particular position
3. the process of beaning over the head with unreasoning drivel for a particular position
4. unreasoning drivel
"Timby, you're wasting too much time - it's illegal! I'm calling the police!"
"Well, my police say it's not illegal! So there!"
"My police arrest you anyway."
"My police arrest your police!"
"My judge convicts your police!"
"My senate impeaches your judge!"
"My president executes your sena-"
"He can't do that."
"... Then he deports them-"
"He can't do that either."
"He covertly hires the Mafia to do it!"