“That’s according to former New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, who warned in a commencement speech Saturday at Rice University that “an endless barrage of lies” and a trend toward “alternate realities” in national politics pose a dire threat to U.S. democracy.”
“There is now more tolerance for dishonesty in politics than I have seen in my lifetime,” Bloomberg said. “The only thing more dangerous than dishonest politicians who have no respect for the law is a chorus of enablers who defend their every lie.”
I’m not sure I believe the terrorism or communism part, but the part I’ve quoted above is spot on. He nailed it. Smack dab in the mouth.