Lying in the Middle East - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Danny Margolis
    • 15.04.10 | 19:08 (IDT)

    It's not really lying. It's really bulls---, a conscious, phenomenological adoption of one's own perspective as though it were factual and true, and the subsequent building of a scaffold of "reality", based on the original BS, through which all else is filtered. I commend to you a wonderful little volume by Harry G. Frankfurt, "On Bullshit",. Princeton University Prss. It explains much of what--and who-- passes today for leadership.

    from the article: How to tell when a Mideast Expert is lying
    First published 15:28 12.04.10 | Last updated 22:10 13.04.10
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