Trump’s lie about fallen soldiers shows how he makes America dumber

He takes his own limited experience and characterizes it as unique, extraordinary, and unprecedented. No one has ever done this before, no one has accomplished so much, no one knows more than I do. There’s an element of the salesman’s puffery at work, but it also comes from a place of pure ignorance.

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Breathtaking view of fall colors in the Sierra as birds would see them 1:31

Breathtaking view of fall colors in the Sierra as birds would see them

Two injured in crash on Yosemite Boulevard 0:29

Two injured in crash on Yosemite Boulevard

Officer-involved shooting in Atwater 0:31

Officer-involved shooting in Atwater

Reuben Foster takes on Carlos Hyde in 49ers practice 0:29

Reuben Foster takes on Carlos Hyde in 49ers practice

Deputies investigating homicide near Dos Palos 1:01

Deputies investigating homicide near Dos Palos

Demolition under way at condemned apartment building on Modesto's Ninth Street 0:43

Demolition under way at condemned apartment building on Modesto's Ninth Street

Big rig crashes on train tracks in Merced County 0:31

Big rig crashes on train tracks in Merced County

Highlights | Downey 55, Johansen 24 0:46

Highlights | Downey 55, Johansen 24

Scene from vehicle wreck in Turlock 0:24

Scene from vehicle wreck in Turlock

Death investigation underway on Claribel 0:35

Death investigation underway on Claribel

Point of View | Stanislaus Consolidated firefighters tackle barn fire northeast of Modesto

Firefighters with the Stanislaus Consolidated Fire Protection District stopped flames in a barn from spreading to a nearby house south of Oakdale on Monday, Oct. 17, 2017. Watch this point-of-view video shot by the agency.
Point of View | Stanislaus Consolidated firefighters tackle barn fire northeast of Modesto 2:03

Point of View | Stanislaus Consolidated firefighters tackle barn fire northeast of Modesto

Two injured in crash on Yosemite Boulevard 0:29

Two injured in crash on Yosemite Boulevard

Breathtaking view of fall colors in the Sierra as birds would see them 1:31

Breathtaking view of fall colors in the Sierra as birds would see them

Scene from vehicle wreck in Turlock 0:24

Scene from vehicle wreck in Turlock