Wednesday, January 30, 2019

You Are Entitled To Your Own Opinion, Not Your Own Facts

I'm reminded of this famous quote of Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan all too often these days.

Whether in Trump's tweets, or the Congress or the City Council or even King Farm's own debates I notice the facts being twisted, misused or even flat out lied about. 

It is important that people stick to the facts and that we debate the issues on common footings - not with one side saying untruths or rumor-mongering or withholding information. There is no reason to exaggerate but too often that is what happens. Especially those in leadership positions should not be doing so. 

Just my opinion....

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