When I was in grade school, I was a very good liar. Mostly I lied to my parents and seldom to others, if I remember correctly.
(Let he who has never lied throw the 1st stone. Today, I spend way more time today than comfortably fits into my schedule to double check my memory to feel certain that anything I say comes from highly credible sources and research. Keep in mind almost all facts are opinions and theories. I do my best to provide you up to date information without lying, name calling, or other subterfuge and to provide sources where you can check for yourself.)
My 2 main tricks in high school were to:
- Tell the truth but stop short of telling what was needed to make an intelligent decision
- Tell the truth in a carefully crafted and exaggerated fashion, and no one would believe it.
The CDC uses…