ACORN's pattern and practice of lying

The conservative journalist team of James O'Keefe and Hannah Giles has played ACORN like a concert tour: Baltimore, D.C., New York City, and San Diego. City by city, a scandal unfolded and the nation watched in bewilderment as the duo, posing as a pimp and prostitute, proposed to commit crimes of tax evasion and underage illegal alien sex trafficking while mid-level managers from the organization did everything they could to assist them in their effort.Despite having a serious lack of credibility, ACORN started spreading a story, shortly after the scandal began, that couldn't be substantiated to discredit the duo. Unsurprisingly, several major left-leaning newspapers and Media Matters believed them.Fiction, courtesy of the Washington Post:An ACORN spokesman said they were turned away in Miami, Los Angeles and Philadelphia, where workers called police and filed a report. (emphasis added)Fiction, courtesy of the Philadelphia Daily News:But when the phony pimp and prostitute tag team...(Read Full Post)