True, I've marveled and been impressed at the hoops through which the pundit class has learned to pass in order to avoid the "L" word when describing the deceitfulness of this administration.
"President Bush threw any remaining caution to the winds during his news conference on the Rose Garden that same morning. Almost everything he said was patently misleading or an outright lie.
Lie. As in Lying Liars. Their only hope for holding onto their 28% is to deceive them.
Rich's apt use of the word is cleansing.