It is the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, what is historically agreed upon and written about as a death-camp run by Germans in Poland during World War II. Five survivors returning to the Memorial told their stories to The Guardian:
And yet, just last week, there was an article that half of Americans don’t know this stuff:
This is…’my fellow Americans’…not a game – the payoff for knowing the correct answer may serve you better than just the off chance of winning you that charming jet skis/trailer combo (you will never be able to afford to gas up and insure long enough to use, if you ever get the time off) from that one game show you think you’re smart enough to win.
But when you have a GOP Senate stacked with nesting dolls all singing ‘he didn’t do it/so what/it’s a coup’ in tune; and Faux Newz telling them all what to think/be outraged over next; and 65% of them only trust that outlet to begin with…
Well, where to start?