Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Inside the Meter

Definitions of Truth-O-Meter rulings

The definitions of our Truth-O-Meter rulings:

TRUE – The statement is accurate and there"s nothing significant missing.

MOSTLY TRUE – The statement is accurate but needs clarification or additional information.

HALF TRUE – The statement is accurate but leaves out important details or takes things out of context.

BARELY TRUE – The statement contains some element of truth but ignores critical facts that would give a different impression.

FALSE – The statement is not accurate.

PANTS ON FIRE – The statement is not accurate and makes a ridiculous claim.