Syndicated from post here.
Ed Rogers, Washington Post
Here we are, stuck in a cycle of breathless indignation about fake news, alternative facts and/or lies. Well, there certainly is some of that going on, but for the purposes of context, it’s worth remembering how all this got started. Particularly, let’s remember that the onslaught of “fake news” started with the Democrats and the mainstream media. Without reliving every gory detail, let’s refresh modern political history so we can gain some appreciation of where we are today.