He lied 6 times and the audience loved it! Hoots and hollars! No one in the audience even knew that they were lies because they’ve heard them so often that they have become ‘truisms.’
If you care to read all 6, they are on CBS.
More here at the NY Magazine with further references from a bevy of other publications.
Our local newspaper reprinted the New York Times review of Ryan’s speech and titled it, Ryan Speech laden with inaccuracy.
Do The People know of these lies? Do they care?
Is lying the new norm in the political world?
Romney continued to tell his $714 billion dollar lie at the convention last evening. Did The People believe him?
Dictators tell lies every day.
Can a democracy function well when leaders tell lies?