NYT Reporting [Was: Vietnam and What else Blumenthal said]

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Fri May 21 18:57:22 UTC 2010

At 5/21/2010 01:27 PM, Mullins, Bill AMRDEC wrote:

>Your idea of what a lie is is different than mine.  To me, there must me
>an attempt to deceive before it could be characterized as a lie.
>Otherwise, it's just a misstatement or a mistake.

The same is true of many crimes, for which a conscious intent to
commit the act must be proven.


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