Glenn Kessler is the Washington Post’s so-called fact checker. He took on the role over a decade ago, and since then has firmly established the Pinocchio scale in the minds of all government watchers and political talking heads. Kessler ranks … Read more
Three sad facts for our post-truth political age. Fact number one: all politicians lie. Fact number two: lying increases the likelihood of a politician getting elected. Fact number three: social media helps spread lies faster and further. Some argue that … Read more
Strangely and ironically it takes a satirist to tell the truth, and of course, academics now study the phenomenon.
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Nation, our so-called universities are in big trouble, and not just because attending one of them leaves you … Read more