Only two days to go until the US election for president! Yet a bunch of people still say they are “undecided!” If you’re one of these people, ProCon.org can help you make up your mind with its unbiased, side-by-side comparison of the candidates’ positions on 37 key issues. So… do your homework and teach yourself where the candidates stand on the issues that are important to you!
* The bad news: Political spin. Distortions. Half-truths. Outright lies. This is what’s passing for political news and commentary these days, while emotionally-charged ads twist the facts and tug at our heartstrings.
* The good news: Several highly respected web sites make it easy to find the truth behind the noise.
* The question: Are you willing to spend a little extra time to actively connect with the facts, instead of letting the slime of these distortions wash over you?
C’mon people! Dig a little deeper! Educate yourself! Here’s an introduction to my three favorite fact-checking resources.