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What has Trump lied about in his "apology", chart edition, Oct 8

Part of an ongoing series by weird chart-maker Scott Bateman; link to today’s edition. report this ad Chloe Eudaly, whose zine emporium Reading Frenzy (previously) and publishing makerspace the Independent Publishing Resource Center are PDX institutions, is running for Portland City Council, campaigning on affordable housing for all in a city whose longterm residents are being …

What has Trump lied about today, chart edition, Oct 7

Part of an ongoing series by weird chart-maker Scott Bateman; link to today’s edition. report this ad “We believe, based on the scope and sensitivity of these efforts, that only Russia’s senior-most officials could have authorized these activities,” said a statement today from the Obama administration about a series of cyberattacks on U.S. political figures and organizations. Them’s …

What has Trump lied about today, chart edition, Sept 30

What has Trump lied about today, chart edition, Sept 30 / Boing Boing Part of an ongoing series by weird chart-maker Scott Bateman; link to today’s edition. report this ad Topps has released a 2016 Presidential campaign themed “Garbage Pail Kids” edition. They’re updating the series pretty quickly! There’s already a Donald Trump vs. Alicia Machado card. READ THE …

What has Trump lied about today, chart edition, Sept 28

Part of an ongoing series by weird chart-maker Scott Bateman; link to today’s edition. report this ad Once just a “gross but versatile” cartoon frog, Pepe slid the rage-greased chute of chan culture into the toilet of offensive memes and popped up on the other side in the Anti-Defamation League’s archives. There, he takes his place beside the swastika and the …

Trump campaign chief: it's not lying if he didn't know whether it was true or not when he said it

Donald Trump said Lester Holt, tonight’s debate moderator, was a Democrat. Holt is in fact a Republican. Leaving aside why Trump assumed he was a Democrat, when called on this mistake, Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway gave this response: Trump ‘didn’t lie’ about Lester Holt, ‘a lie would mean that he knew the man’s party registration’ In other words, it’s not a lie if you …

What has Trump lied about today, chart edition, Sept 23

What has Trump lied about today, chart edition, Sept 23 / Boing Boing Part of an ongoing series by weird chart-maker Scott Bateman; link to today’s edition. report this ad “Trump either committed perjury or conned his fans by lying in their faces. there is no third option.” That’s a bombshell, and not the first that Kurt Eichenwald has unloaded during this …

Recycled box more eco-friendly in France

This curious glitch in the eco-matrix comes via Crappy Design—presumably the higher number is correct, but each country has different regulatory requirements for describing paper as recycled, so in goes the boilerplate. Or maybe it’s just a typo. report this ad What did Lochte say after his teammates told the police what really happened? “…and I would have gotten away with it if …

What did Lochte say after his teammates told the police what really happened?

What did Lochte say after his teammates told the police what really happened? “…and I would have gotten away with it if it weren’t for you medaling kids!” (bbfan23 via r/jokes) US swimmer Lochte, Brazil police differ on robbery story (CNN) report this ad Jaelyn the Alien, aka Baby J, says: “So this music video was inspired by a numerous amount of …