Obama: “No, that’s just not accurate, Meredith. We can pull up the quotes on Youtube…”
In the spirit of, “Yes WE can,” what happens if we do pull up the quote on Youtube?
Here is what McCain actually said IN CONTEXT:
Lie: A lie is an untruthful statement made to someone else with the intention to deceive. To lie is to say something one believes to be false with the intention that it be taken for the truth by someone else. A liar is a person who is known to have a tendency to tell lies.
Distortion: The act of distorting something so it seems to mean something it was not intended to mean.