Tag Archives: alternative facts

Creating an alternative reality shouldn’t be an option for a President

In 2016, Trump created an alternative reality for voters. In 2017, he's creating an alternative reality for himself https://t.co/O0vreooRvx — Steve Benen (@stevebenen) November 29, 2017 In 2016, we had… Read more »

Pennsylvania: Pittsburgh and Philadelphia with Alabama in between

[P]olling continues to show that—in spite of unprecedented unpopularity—nearly all people who voted for Trump would do it again. But as I compared this year’s answers to last year’s responses… Read more »

Truth and fact matter…more than most Americans realize

In a stunning new ad campaign, CNN is lodging an attack at those claiming an apple is a banana. “This is an apple,” the ad begins with a red apple… Read more »

We have faced the enemy…and it is us

Shall we expect some transatlantic military giant to step the ocean and crush us at a blow? Never! All the armies of Europe, Asia, and Africa combined, with all the… Read more »

Lie often, lie big, and lie shamelessly: America’s Lowest Common Denominator will love you for it

If you look at all that we’ve done and all of the jobs we’ve created, if you look at the kind of cost-cutting we’ve been able to achieve with the… Read more »

“Even if Trump Is the Enemy, His Voters Aren’t”…. No, they actually are the Enemy.

I understand the vehemence. Trump is a demagogue who vilifies and scapegoats refugees, Muslims, undocumented immigrants, racial minorities, who strikes me as a danger to our national security. By all… Read more »

“[L]ook at what’s happening…in Sweden- Sweden! Who would believe this? Sweden!”

Trump cites non-existent terrorist attack ‘last night in Sweden’ to justify Muslim ban at Florida rally https://t.co/ucOOKeWoN9 pic.twitter.com/bUzXuEmoPr — Raw Story (@RawStory) February 19, 2017 "Terror in Sweden" = Citizens… Read more »