side of fries


if you stretch the truth far enough it will break
August 30, 2012, 8:26 am
Filed under: 2012 GOP Ticket

Can you spot all the AP euphemisms for lying in this piece about Wednesday night’s RNC speeches?  I found, factual shortcuts, glossed over, bucked reality, and stretched the truth.  I know pointing out that someone is lying is a strike against polite discourse but lying makes genuine discourse impossible.

*To their credit, the AP writers did pair the glossed over shortcuts with facts.

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