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Pete McCommons

Pete McCommons

Pete McCommons is a longtime columnist and publisher at Flagpole Magazine in Athens.

COMMENTARY

You can’t fake local news

By: - July 19, 2021

The other Big Lie is “Fake News.” The same people who perpetrate the Big Lie about the election also promote the concept of fake news, and they perpetuate it with their own fake news. They’re just the latest in a long line of truth-deniers. In the 1930s Gov. Eugene Talmadge, made uncomfortable by questions he […]