Opposing the elite
The people have shared values
Difficult issue brushed aside with a joke
Blaming the “dissidents”
Made-up numbers
Generalisation based on an individual case
A certain group is not part of “the people”
Glorifying the past
One-liners from popular entertainment
The true people have a unified culture
Shifting attention from actions to feelings
Sports metaphors
Us against them
Oversimplifying a complex issue
“The people want...”
“The people” without a definition
Impossible promises
“Threat to our language”
“My children...”
“The people know that...”
“Cool” hand signs
Nostalgic notions of nationality
Shifting attention to irrelevant matters
Emotional rhetoric in factual issues
Made-up sayings