On (CowPuckey)

Is it really a lie when the person making an outrageous statement doesn’t actually care if it’s the truth or not?  It’s such a common situation that statements somewhere outside of lies and truth have gotten not only their own name, which I’ll abbreviate “BS”, but they are spawning a line of academic thought and papers.  It’s a big part of our culture and our politics, but what can we do about it?

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