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The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.

H.L. Mencken

Friday, September 23, 2016

So, Who's Corrupt Again?

Jesus, this guy.

The more you look, the worse Trump appears.  To a certain degree the opposite is true of Clinton.  Shit sounds bad, but once you dig a little deeper, there's not much there.  I mean, check out this language.

And yet, Trump is seen as the more honest and trustworthy of the two.  Good job, Media.

Jon Chait explains how pervasive and damaging this has been.

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