What the History of the Bathtub Can Teach Us; by Tom Woods. Share this story.Submitted by jay26783 on Fri, 01/13/2012 - 16:41
If anyone discounts or underestimates the distorting effect mainstream media has, please share with them this story, which explains so much in a concise- and true- anecdote.
This is the preface to 33 Questions About American History You're Not Supposed to Ask, which was released this week.
"The truth, indeed, is something that mankind, for some mysterious reason, instinctively dislikes. Every man who tries to tell it is unpopular, and even when, by the sheer strength of his case, he prevails, he is put down as a scoundrel." ~ H.L. Mencken
Most Americans have forgotten about the great bathtub hoax of early last century...
Whole thing here: http://www.lewrockwell.com/woods/woods76.html