CNN’s Daniel Dale reports:
Trying to pick the most notable lies from Donald Trump’s presidency is like trying to pick the most notable pieces of junk from the town dump. There’s just so much ugly garbage to sift through before you can make a decision. But I’m qualified for the dirty job.
The most dangerous lie: The coronavirus was under control
This was more like a family of lies than a single lie. But each one — the lie that the virus was equivalent to the flu; the lie that the situation was “totally under control”; the lie that the virus was “disappearing” — suggested to Americans that they didn’t have to change much about their usual behavior.
Hit the link to find Dale’s listings of Trump’s “most telling lie,” his “most alarming lie,” his “most ridiculous lie,” and much more.
It was hard, but I’ve picked the 15 most notable lies of Donald Trump’s staggeringly dishonest presidency: https://t.co/vzYC1Cajoe
— Daniel Dale (@ddale8) January 16, 2021