Sincerity, Real and Fake
Can we tell the difference?
“Always be sincere, whether you really are or not” is a cynical piece of advice that I heard long ago. It seems to work well for politicians, pundits, and other sales people.
The reactions to the recent testimony of police officers before the U.S. House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol are an interesting example of…