Polarization of ideas and politics in the US and across the globe seems encourage an astonishing amount of "truth-bending" as Strenger calls it. Shame that more countries didn't walk out on the Iranian liar. That they didn't signals how deep our problem is.
Reformists are in the lead in Iranian parliamentary elections (dpa)
from the article: Strenger than Fiction / Ahmadinejad’s lesson for the Free World