“I did not mock the disabled reporter.” The whole world saw him mock the disabled reporter. It’s on video.
“Thousands of U.S. Muslims cheered and celebrated on 9/11.” No one else in the world saw American Muslims celebrate on 9/11. There is no video.
But Nixon was at least smart enough to understand why so many honorable, patriotic American citizens despised him. He was a Liar. The truth was not in him.
— Hunter S. Thompson
I knew a compulsive liar once. More than anything else, he was like the character Topper in the Dilbert comic strips: If you went to a particular college, he went there too and was valedictorian. If you wore size 12 shoes, he wore size 14. If you had self-esteem, he was egomaniacal. If you told an occasional fib, he was incapable of telling the truth.
And he was a God-fearing Amish elder compared to the mentally ill man moving into the Oval Office.