what's the website Thom mentioned today that has the Fox so called news quotes "people are saying"?

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thanks!

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The site is http://www.outfoxed.org/ and the video is at

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SueN
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thank you

cannistraro
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This is an old tactic. "Some people say..." Who said that? You? Not you? Somebody else? No one ever said that?

They made a whole movie about this back in 2003, 2004 (2002?) it was called Outfoxed.

chilidog
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Wikipedia calls them weasel words. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weasel_word

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SueN
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Learn something new every day

http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/tergiversate

To evade, to equivocate using subterfuge; to deliberately obfuscate.

chilidog
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Did Carrier Fleece Both Trump & America?

Donald Trump took a victory lap in Indianapolis yesterday afternoon, where he and Vice President elect Mike Pence officially announced a deal to keep 800 Carrier jobs in Indiana.

That's 200 fewer jobs than the 1,000 jobs that Trump initially said the deal would save, but that's kind of besides the point.

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