Thursday, March 26, 2009


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Advertisements contain the only
truths to be relied on in a newspaper.
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-Thomas Jefferson

5 comments:

Laura said...

from the same guy who said he'd rather lose the government than lose freedom of the press.

Damien said...

he must have been a little miffed when he made this pronouncement. the press can do that to you.

Sarah H. said...

Advertisements are full of lies! Are you kidding?

Damien said...

exactly.
to use advertising as representing truth drives home the point.

Sarah H. said...

I see.

Basically, you can't rely on anything in the newspapers? It does seem like an odd thing for Thomas Jefferson to say.