Men of Tortuga and now Perfect Mendacity
seem, to use a cliche, to be "ripped from the headlines" pieces.
The list repeated in its headline the absurd mendacity
that a "Court Ruled That the Media Can Legally Lie.
Although some of us may pride ourselves that we were never fooled, we still might accept as our civic duty the responsibility to buttress our fellow citizens against the mendacity
of our high officials.
In other words, just war as statecraft has yet to articulate an account of right intent that is capable of warding off the charge of cynical mendacity
or rank hypocrisy.
was a clear and deliberate attempt to hide the source of the donations by the Board President and the Chair of the Curriculum Committee to further ensure that Dover students received a creationist alternative to Darwin's theory of evolution.
The "weasel words" and downright mendacity
contained in many public statements from our bishops and from the pulpit should bring shame on all of us.
Louis native who hated the place--and William's theme is mendacity
Chris Mackey calls the claims of prisoner-celebrities such as Moazzam Begg astonishing in their mendacity
,' said Ms MacDonald.
The first half of the book, an adaptation of Alterman's Stanford doctoral dissertation, examines the presidential mendacity
in Franklin Roosevelt and John Kennedy.
24) Biting the lip, touching the nose or the back of the neck, jiggling a foot or leg, tugging at ears, or wringing hands often are misunderstood as evincing mendacity
when, in fact, these merely reflect the assuagement of tension or nervousness.
Baricco's characters are unable to resign themselves to the awkwardness and mendacity
of ordinary life, as the event they both perpetrated has left a film on them, an invisible gauze that is itself both the question and the answer: How does one scrape the film away so that he or she might breathe?
The so-called enlightenment philosopher, the German, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (to cite just one example out of the coterie of enlightened ignoramuses whose mendacity
wrought havoc on Africa) expunged Africa from the realm of history by recourse to the same subterfuge--"Africa never had a written tradition and therefore it does not belong to history proper".