Day: July 10, 2016

2016 Election, Trump

How to Pretend You’re Not Lying

Imagine if you posted on Facebook, “I’m going to the store,” and someone replied, “How come you’re going to buy the world’s largest vibrating dildo?” That other person would deny he’s lying, wouldn’t he? If you accused him of lying, he’d fire off a series of defenses: It was a question, not a statement You …

2016 Election, Crime

Convict Hillary

A lot of people are mad at FBI Director James Comey. Comey read a list of crimes committed by Hillary Clinton, then announced he couldn’t recommend prosecution for those crimes. On its face, it sounds like Comey caved. Let’s play the imagine game. Imagine Comey decided to refer Hillary Clinton’s crimes to the Department of …