Last Straw for Me, How do you feel about lies in support of political or economic strategy?

Here’s the lie: “President Obama, given the federal biofuels mandate, your new CAFE standards would require a quadrupling of the amount of ethanol that must be blended into the general fuel supply.”

It was just the “last straw”. Well, as you know, if you know the origin of that expression that it never was the actual “last” straw that broke the camel’s back. It was the fact that it was an insupportable burden already places there that caused the camel’s collapse.
(Just in case the whole meta

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About stafforddocwilliamson

Mr. Williamson is a writer. He writes a column about biofuels, politics and entertainment on a fairly regular basis. It is very entertaining. You should read it if you wish to improve your mind. Since that leaves out most of the public, let us hope that you are here on purpose. (He is often funny, but he is almost always "quirky".)
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