“My chance of surviving prostate cancer — and thank God I was cured of it — in the
It would be a stunning comparison if it were true. But it isn’t. And thereby hangs a tale — one of scare tactics, of the character of a man who would be president and, I’m sorry to say, about what’s wrong with political news coverage.
You see, the actual survival rate in
Anyway, comparisons with
As a fact-check in The Washington Post put it: “The
The fact is that the prostate affair is part of a pattern: Mr. Giuliani has a habit of saying things, on issues that range from health care to national security, that are demonstrably untrue. And the American people have a right to know that.