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Old 12-13-2008, 04:49 PM   #10
Yar-El
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Originally Posted by Jae Onasi View Post
What I see more often is not out-right lying, but shading the truth a bit, or withholding negative information that would provide a more accurate/realistic view of an event or product, a la Kenobi's 'It's true--from a certain point of view.'
I must have missed this line. It is a very true observation. What we consider factually true derives from how we look at a event or statement.

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Originally Posted by Litofsky View Post
At for the poll: politicians lie, but because they do, that doesn't mean that I should automatically disbelieve everything that they say. Rather, I would listen to what they say, and then determine if it has relevance/value or not.
Something is not taken as fact until the person gives them weight. I agree with you there.
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