They are able to get away with it because people WANT to believe that things will get better, because NOT believing things will get better is just unthinkable. The whole "positive thinking" fad really plays into the hands of the propagandists.
I came across this on election day. It is very rare that you see such a bald faced lie but it does show how desperate they have become.
"Whoever wins the election will get to preside over a growing economy and look like a genius." http://www.slate.com/articles/business/moneybox/2012/11/romn...
If you look at the comments it shows that not everyone is as gullible as they think.
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