Rhetoric during the 2010 campaign season was so filled with falsehoods and exaggerations that we rated the entire election Barely True. But the year also had its share of true statements. Here are five that surprised us for being correct.
By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Monday, December 27th, 2010 at 09:22 a.m.
We check the RNC chairman's criticism of an odd Obama song, as performed by some New Jersey second-graders.
By Robert Farley :: Published on Monday, September 28th, 2009 at 09:07 a.m.
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