Great Lies Of Our Time
"There’s no other way."
There’s always another way. You might not like it, and there may be obstacles, but there’s always another way.
"Both sides are equally to blame."
Drummed into us at an early age by busy parents and lazy teachers, this has infected our news media with a sickness where they refuse to put blame on one side of a conflict without putting some sort of blame on the other side. What’s the point? Just tell the truth. Yes, there are “two sides to every story”, but the truth is that most of the time, one guy is being an asshole.