Talking Points

Who Lied on the Sunday Morning Chat Shows?

Every Sunday, while you brunch and have a life, politicians and other professional chatterers take to the TV shows. There, they reposition the events of the week—and, if you watch closely (or watch at all), you can see them straight up lying about things. This weekend, the best liars were Congressfolks Paul Ryan and John McCain. "McCain agrees that there is dysfunction in government, but he thinks that the Tea Party isn't responsible for it. He then just straight up lies: 'The fact is that the president never came forward with a plan. I was gratified to hear that he had plans, but there was never a specific [...]