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Big Lies in Politics

Lighthouse52 Wrote: Jul 31, 2012 8:25 AM
Mr. Sowell lives up to his name and presents the facts so well that we can understand the truth from the spin. Thank you, sir, for a job well done!
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...