What IS it about the Iraq war that makes people lie?

“Conflating” one’s war record has a fine tradition in American culture, but it certainly does cheapen the experiences of people who actually do go into harm’s way. An internal investigation has been started at NBC, and Williams will step down from his job temporarily. Funny thing is, NBC’s Brian Williams is not the first to …

Meanwhile, in Canada:

General Motors, Ford and DaimlerChrysler have all signed letters with the Canadian Auto Workers asking the government to preserve and renew the country’s health care system. Here is the letter. From Ray Medeiros, at PoliticusUSA: So with this joint letter to Canada, the Big Three automakers have given progressives that ammunition to fight back against …