What is Truth?


I’m looking for some notes on Guide. I haven’t found them yet but came across this:
What is truth?

Something to trip up the lazy, the unwary and those with simplistic political agendas.

Warnings about Bernie Madoff’s impossible investor returns were ignored because they upset a rosy consensus.

Bertie Ahern, so enamoured by the ‘Celtic Tiger’ boom, once declared ‘the boom is getting boomier’.

Tony Blair, when told by Jacques Chirac that an invasion of Iraq risked triggering civil war said, ‘Poor old Jacques, he just doesn’t get it’. Jacques was proved correct calling into question Tony’s political judgement. Perhaps he looked at his overwhelming political mandate and became confused.

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About TP Archie

I have lived in and around Burnley, Lancs, for most of my life. My four children are grown For a living I'm an accountant. I'm interested in current affairs, history and writing. For a while I was the face of My Telegraph Writers on the blogging platform of the London Daily Telegraph. My hobbies include SF, Fantasy, Anime, comic books, Vinyl and self publishing. My longer works include: A Guide to First Contact The Turning Stone Angel in My Heart Men for the Stars Mission Samurai The Tau Device Dragon Shard Door Witch Bluebelle Brant Lucky Shorter fiction: The Wrong Lane and other diversions The Slow Holocaust and other stories An Empty Bucket and other stories Eggman and other concoctions Night of Life and other fictions Under Winter's Bough Unfinished Tales Other works Poetry - Silt from Distant Lands Burnley (the town and its Grammar school) a private reproduction (with a new cover) of Juvaini's History of the World Conqueror
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