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Has Lying Become Normal and Acceptable in American Society?

Has Lying Become Normal and Acceptable in American Society?Let me lead here with a thesis: In contemporary American society, especially in advertising and politics, lying has become so pervasive as to be expected and normal. Put another way, most of us, Americans, have become so jaded by the pervasiveness of lying, especially in advertising and politics, that we generally expect it and consider it normal if not guiltless.Two questions: Is this true? And if so, is it a problem?I … [Read more...]