The Unreal Convention
Donald Trump accepted his party’s nomination for reelection last night and spoke for 70 minutes. I didn’t count, but I would bet he averaged a lie every minute or two.
I won’t list them all — actually I don’t think there was a new lie in the bunch — but he rewrote his presidency to, at a minimum, give him credit for ending a pandemic that has killed 180,000 of his fellow citizens and still is killing more today.
The convention rewrote history by presenting Trump as empathetic, caring, a leader in the war for women to equal treatment in the workplace, the architect…