Noble lie, big lie and the ’cause’
P.T. Barnum, were he our contemporary, might now say, There’s a true believer born every minute.
Nice people these true believers, our cousins, brothers, friends (plus that one gazing back at you from the mirror), with whom you wouldn’t refuse an espresso at Starbucks.
America, no less that Russia, has experienced its mass hysteria. Lies..the cause? Before we start, we’ll define terms.