I understand that it takes a great deal of time to work through all of the available data, all of the available information on the big issues of our time. I understand that. I also understand that many people simply don’t have that kind of time. They are busy earning a living, raising kids, clipping coupons, caring for their elderly mother, or all of the above.
These people have limited time to get their information, and they invariably go to some source that, for whatever reason, they have come to trust.
Unfortunately, those people paid to sway public sentiment understand that as well. That’s why they know they can put out purposely false and misleading information and get away with it. Continue reading