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View Diary: PolitiFact's 'mostly true' rating of Marco Rubio statement is false, according to PolitiFact (142 comments)

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  •  Every(gop)body knows that facts are relative. (2+ / 0-)
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    nellgwen, Gentle Giant

    Politifact, the lie of the year is. - Yoda

    by gakke on Wed Feb 15, 2012 at 10:49:07 AM PST

    •  Well, there is the truth, (1+ / 0-)
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      and what you can make people believe is the truth.
      They need not be compatible, and the latter takes precedent. Belief trumps fact most every time, because what one wants to believe is so much better than cold, hard facts.  
      You can lead a man to truth, but you can't make him think.

      "Nothing pains some people more than having to think." Marin Luther King

      by Gentle Giant on Wed Feb 15, 2012 at 11:25:20 AM PST

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