State Dept: We Never Said No Boots on the Ground in Syria

Doublespeak. Noun. Language that deliberately obscures, disguises, distorts, or reverses the meaning of words. To the laughter and bewilderment of the press, retired Navy Rear Admiral turned State Dept spokesperson John Kirby actually stood at a podium recently and claimed that Obama and his administration never said there would be no boots on the ground […]

Wow, These Americans Just Love Themselves Some Secret Torture

The call-in question on CSPAN’s Washington Journal today was “Should the Senate release its report on the use of torture?” but for a bunch of callers it turned into a soap box for every propaganda point you can imagine about why torture is simply the greatest thing since sliced bread and America just has to […]

The Doublespeak Dictionary

Ever wonder what politicians are really saying? Well wonder no more. With this handy dandy doublespeak dictionary from BoilingFrogsPost.com you can find out what all that hot air is really about. SOURCES: George W. Bush: “either you are with us or you are with the terrorists” Reagan meets the Afghan freedom fighers (Taliban) Cheney admits […]