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Mysteries of Life: Why does anyone believe The Big Lie?

Big lies are yammered over and over and over. I don’t believe them. I know the facts. Why would anyone else believe them? Because… Repeat something often enough, brazenly enough and aggressively enough to people dazed enough by the cacophony … Continue reading

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The definition of defamation may someday have Trump’s name in it

Yesterday, I was asked whether Trump could be sued by Joe Scarborough and the family of Lori Klausutis  — and, if so, for what? Today, the New York Times published an opinion piece from Peter Schuck, a law professor whose … Continue reading

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Driving in reverse in a Ford. Or VW

From Harper’s Weekly Review: During a visit to a Ford Motor Company plant in Michigan, Trump congratulated the Ford family—descendants of the notoriously anti-Semitic Henry Ford, who received the Grand Cross of the German Eagle from the Nazis in 1938—on … Continue reading

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