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  •  Well, when the emphasis is on volume instead of (1+ / 0-)
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    quality, this kind of thing is inevitable. Of course there's going to be cherry-picking and truth-stretching, because there's too much incentive to get the desired result NOW. The whole point is the getting the result you want; that's why the Bush administration "found" WMDs. The pressure to achieve a certain result is speaking too loudly for the truth to get through.

    Real Democrats don't abandon the middle class. --John Kerry

    by Lucy Montrose on Thu May 02, 2013 at 06:05:28 AM PDT

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