Leonard Colquhoun
Besides, Ms O’Byrne’s claims have a whiff of “Well, she would, wouldn’t she” to them. (Thank you once again, Mandy Rice-Davies.) And given how politicians spin so much BS in their photo ops and in front of their fake bookcases, it is up to O’Byrne to convince us otherwise. Most pollies, and their parasitical PR hacks, seem to never learn the right lesson from the devaluing of stats, etc., in the former USSR: by the end of that regime, not even the Party members nor their apparatchiks believed anything any official said. If the Novosti news said “The sun is still setting in the west”, comrades would look outside to check. Read more here