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non sequitur

Logic a conclusion that does not follow from the premises
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Non sequitur dialogue is dispensed with repetitive abandon.
Arnold entered office with fanfare, glamour and half of the Kennedy family by his side, which has to go down as one of the biggest political non sequiturs in the annals of American culture.
He also deals in visual non sequiturs, visionary Cinema-Scope cinematography, and an approach to directing actors that seems to involve encouraging them to mumble like stoners or scream like wild animals.
The plan consists, in the main, of generalities, good wishes and non sequiturs.
Let's just remember to avoid non sequiturs, linguistic illogic, and other pesky scourges.
And, as in a dream, odd juxtapositions and non sequiturs created an engaging, if not somewhat unsettling, experience.
The movie displays a plot-light structure, abrupt mood swings, frisky non sequiturs and, above all, a restless young protagonist brought to life by a first-time performer.
Clearly not someone to do anything by halves, Prenant herself (who looks considerably younger than her 47 years) plays both roles in the framing device of two dissimilar ditzes, rebellious Myope and contented Lunettes, who bounce around a Paris apartment declaiming non sequiturs on everything from sex and politics to the world in general.
The court acknowledged that there were massive differences in sentencing when the victim was white or black, but concluded, in one of the grandest non sequiturs of recent jurisprudence, that there was nothing discriminatory in this.
Pinter's comic vision of paranoia and isolation is reinforced by his use of dialogue, including frequent pauses, disjointed conversations, and non sequiturs.
In it he satirized, by way of outrageous puns and uproarious non sequiturs, almost every aspect of contemporary society.