David Brooks, arch-conservative, “If We Had a Real Leader—Imagining Covid under a normal president.”
“One of the lessons of this crisis is that help isn’t coming from some centralized place at the top of society. If you want real leadership, look around you.”
Help me out here. Is he incapable of telling the truth or is there a method to his mendacity?
I lean to towards the latter. Tell enough lies in the hope that people tire of distinguishing between what’s true and what’s not. That’s why Daniel Dale’s work, as nonstop fact-checker, is vitally important. And November, 3, 2020.