Fake News for the Week Ending October 18, 2019

Let's get to it: No, Thomas Jefferson did not say "The government will one day be corrupt and filled with liars, and the people will flock to the one who tells the truth," in an apparent premonition of support for President Trump. FactCheck.org can't track down who originally wrote those words, but it definitely wasn't Jefferson. … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending October 18, 2019

Fake News for the Week Ending September 6, 2019

We're going to focus on one item this week, a little thing having to do with Hurricane Dorian, President Trump, and the abuse of the phrase "fake news." It's amazing to me how President Donald J. Trump can take a very small thing and blow it up into a really big ridiculous thing. Case in … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending September 6, 2019