Sunday, September 21, 2008

McCain vs. Obama: Who's Lying?

Instead of "lying" I could use words like misrepresenting, stretching the truth, exaggerating, etc. But those are all words used to soften what is, in fact, lying. So, who is lying? According to factcheck.org, both are. Here are just a few recent examples given on factcheck.org:

McCain's lies:

Obama's lies:

I suppose some just dismiss the above as gamesmanship or similarly have the attitude that that is just politics. But, as I see it, this is lying and cheating to try and get an advantage. It's sickening.

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