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Old 03-06-2017, 10:07 PM
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Originally Posted by Nick Pierce View Post
The old lies are termed History (the stylized way of stating His story,eh?)

The current pack of viewpoints are referred to as News.

A fact, a truth - well that is an incontrovertible reality.

An example that comes to mind is firing a bullet at a paper target.
See the hole?
That is a bullet hole. That is a fact. That is truth you can see. Stick your finger into the opening.
Truth you can touch,

You note that one, perhaps, cannot see a hole?
Cannot touch a hole?

Ah, truth - how elusive you are.

Hey, anymore bullets in this thing?
Yep, you have the truth of it. The truth of it is, the closer a person gets to the truth the fuzzier it gets. Or is that a paradox? If the barber shaves all the men who don't shave their self, who shaves the barber?
If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas
-George Bernard Shaw
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