Tag: Fake Facts

Damned if they do: Trump played TV networks with dishonest address and they fell for it again | Salon.com

“The big scam of the whole address is that there is a crisis,” Wallace said. “There is no crisis.”

Not on our Southern border, maybe. But if our news organizations keep caving to a President skilled at manipulation and fond of an authoritarian style of governance, there will be.

via Damned if they do: Trump played TV networks with dishonest address and they fell for it again | Salon.com

Donald Trump isn’t partial to facts — and he can’t be beaten by them – Donald Trump’s America – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Donald Trump gestures with his hand as he speaks to governors.

Mr Trump, as we well know, isn’t particularly partial to “facts”. He didn’t care about them in 1989 when he took out a full page ad in the New York Times calling for the death penalty for a group of innocent teenagers, and he doesn’t care about them now.

Mr Trump knows he’s lying. He doesn’t care. His supporters know he’s lying. They don’t care either.

via Donald Trump isn’t partial to facts — and he can’t be beaten by them – Donald Trump’s America – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)