Real Facts About Alternative Facts

Kellyanne Conway got blasted in the news media three weeks ago for the following interchange with the moderator of Meet The Press, Chuck Todd of NBC: KELLYANNE CONWAY: Don’t be so overly dramatic about it, Chuck. What– You’re saying it’s a falsehood. And they’re giving Sean Spicer, our press secretary, gave alternative facts to that.…

On Writing

On another thread here, a commenter named J.P.R. asked me to take a look at his interesting post about the “AntiFa” movement. These are the fascists who rioted in Berkeley. I wrote the following in answer, but it got so long I thought folks might enjoy it as a head post. Here goes … =================== Thanks,…

Real News About Fake News

Well, color me embarrassed! I thought that “Fake News” was like Hillary claiming that she landed under hostile fire in Bosnia. I found out today it’s not. Well, I mean the Bosnia story was indeed fake news, but it’s not the fake news from the modern fake news industry. Here’s the short version: What is behind…