The Media Wakes Up

The Media Wakes Up
Dave Speck

Ryan’s acceptance speech at the Republican Convention was so chock full of lies that it would make a normal man blush. No one is too surprised to see more lies.

But what’s wonderful to see is that the media, including the Republican mouthpiece, Fox, is calling it lies, deceit, and falsehoods.

It’s about time. Way to go, corporate media. Let’s all wake up now to the nightmare facing America.

Ryan’s One True Claim Isn’t [Huffington Post]
Paul Ryan and the Post-Truth Convention Speech [The Atlantic]
Paul Ryan’s speech in 3 words (Dazzling, Deceiving, Distracting) [Fox News]
Facts Take a Beating in Acceptance Speeches [New York Times]
Paul Ryan’s breathtakingly dishonest speech [Washington Post]
The media coverage of Paul Ryan’s speech: 15 euphemisms for ‘lying’ [The Week]