but it’s not new.
when bush cheney was in office they lied just as much.
the difference was they were a little more slick about it.
they still got caught left and right for lying and creating bullshit distractions like the red orange yellow green alerts, which they never allowed turn green.
they still were exposed for having a gay male prostitute toss softball questions to the president.
someone who they gave a day pass to every day for two years.
they lied about 9/11, they lied about going to war with iraq, they lied about torture and haliburton and the saudis
they deleted multitudes more emails than hillary
they sent our economy into a tailspin affecting millions of americans which ended in a recession that was felt around the world.
and when you tried to debate people online back then, some dozen years ago, it was sorta like trying to do it now: they kicked back Rush Limbaugh lines instead of Sean Hannity lines or Breitbart lines but they didn’t know what they were saying.
and everything they echoed had something to do with national security as if this country had a reason to run scared
when all along the phone call was coming from inside the house.
today trumps spokesperson said the muslim ban er travel ban was a huge success despite the fact that it was imposed on people from countries that have not done us any harm.
hey look! this puppy hasn’t mauled me. success!
color me impressed.