"A half truth is the worst of all lies,
because it can be defended in partiality."
by:
Solon
(c.638 BC-558 BC) Athenian statesman, lawmaker, Lyric poet, renowned as a founding father of the Athenian polis, one of the Seven Sages of Greece
Date:
550 B.C.
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A half truth is designed to obscure the actual truth. Therefore it is a lie.
 -- J Carlton, Calgary     
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    The Democratic Party, along with its weaponized ecclesiastical arm (MSM) not only exaggerates one of their gods (Vladimir Lenin) dogmas: "A lie told often enough becomes the truth" but, has taken the quote to extreme new heights.
     -- Mike, Norwalk     
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    Sadly such is the path of socialism/communisum within any nation that speaks of Liberty and Freedom from oppression. Church and State !
     -- Ronw13, Oregon     
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     -- Mary, MI      
     -- jim k, Austin      
     
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