When, exactly, did we become a nation of liars? And more importantly, when did we stop caring about it?
Charles Hugh Smith has an insightful post on his blog about how we’ve become a nation of liars and what that all means.
We have candidates for the highest office of the land pronouncing their deep religious faith, yet not one candidate has expressed any outrage at the ubiquity, the pervasiveness, the crassness of the nation’s reliance on lies or the incalculable harm perpetrated by the lies which have formed the very bedrock of the debt/credit bubble which is now, at long last, finally imploding.
Go read the whole thing – it will get you thinking.