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Big Lies in Politics

Derick5 Wrote: Jul 31, 2012 2:04 PM
Dear Pinenee, I don't understand a word of what you said nor what you intend to imply. Please, in the future, read your writings back to yourself, preferably out loud. See if they make any sense before you hit the "Post" button! Derick
It was either Adolf Hitler or his propaganda minister, Joseph Goebbels, who said that the people will believe any lie, if it is big enough and told often enough, loud enough. Although the Nazis were defeated in World War II, this part of their philosophy survives triumphantly to this day among politicians, and nowhere more so than during election years.

Perhaps the biggest lie of this election year, and the one likely to be repeated the most often, is that the income of "the rich" is going up, while other people's incomes are going down. If you listen to...