Catherine Rampell spells out what lessons Republican candidates have learned from the media coverage of first three Republican debates. Here are the main points; follow the link for her evidence for each one:
- Lesson No. 1: Lie, but lie confidently.
- Lesson No. 2: Invent your own math.
- Lesson No. 3: If you can’t think of something better to say, just bash the media.
And, in a related story, Joel Connelly reminds us that we’ve heard it all before.