Bill Roper (billroper) wrote,
Bill Roper

To My Credulous Friends

Do y'all think that you might do the least bit of fact checking before you post some "Too Good To Be True" little meme that is floating around the Internet? Even if it fits all of your preconceptions?

Most of this stuff is of the same level of truthiness as the story about Hillary Clinton running a drug ring out of a pizzeria. And yet here it comes, again and again.

By the way, did you hear the one about the time traveler who gave one of George W. Bush's superiors in the Air National Guard a computer loaded with Microsoft Word and a printer so that he could type up Bush's fitness report in Times Roman font?
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