Four Weeks In

Number 15 of a series

When is the drip going to stop? No time soon. It’s still 25 January, and there are 65 more to go. Daniel Dale with the Washington bureau of The Star compiled the list. I’m posting them in chronological order. Here’s number 15:

15. Jan. 25, 2017 — Interview with ABC’s David Muir

The claim: Regarding voting fraud: “Chicago, look what’s going on in Chicago. It’s only gotten worse.”

In fact: There is no evidence of a significant voter fraud problem in Chicago, and there is no evidence that its voting system has become increasingly plagued by fraud.

What we have here, readers, is a master at invention. Nothing smells nicer than a freshly-minted alternative fact in the morning. Unfortunately, this was on the evening news.

Keep reading. And may Jesus have mercy on our souls.

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