Reality bespoken

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Last updated on July 27th, 2017 at 02:32 pm

Soon it will be impossible to ridicule these people, seeing as they do such a fine job of it themselves. Here’s Professor Juan Cole:

The story of the interlibrary loan request for Mao’s Little Red Book that produced an interview by the Department of Homeland Security turns out to be a hoax.

However, it is one of those hoaxes that bespeaks a reality …

Strange, as reader chrisbg99 observes, that the same logic isn’t applied to pre-war WMD claims. Didn’t that “hoax” also “bespeak a reality”?

Posted by Tim B. on 12/25/2005 at 01:33 PM
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