The numbers don't back this up
The American slave trade caused 5 million deaths "or more."
Money couldn't buy off the slave owners
Says Abraham Lincoln tried to buy slaves' freedom in border states, but the states "all rejected it."
Congress gave spies a long leash
Congress "is bewildered at the scope and reach of our spying apparatus" but in 2008 and 2012 "explicitly rejected an amendment calling for more disclosure."
Burned by the "History" channel
"When the country was founded, Congress had exactly the same attitude about the sanctity of Christmas celebrations that a 7-Eleven does today: 'Yeah, we're open.'"
— PolitiFact Rhode Island
The data is much more contradictory
"Who are the most consistently misinformed media viewers? … Fox viewers, consistently, every poll."
— PolitiFact National
In the ballpark
One-third of the economic stimulus package was tax cuts.
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