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Why Americans Are Allergic to the Truth

The lies we tell ourselves are such a comfy kind of bullshit

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Why us? Over the past few months, I’ve been watching us fall behind practically every other country on Earth in terms of Covid-19 prevention and thinking to myself, Why America? Why are we so vulnerable to misinformation that we have both citizens AND leaders

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Drew Magary

Drew Magary

Columnist at GEN. Co-founder, Defector. Author of Point B.

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