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Iraq invasion, 2003

"'I think what needs to happen is people need to take a look at the documents, how they were created, and let the truth come out,' Bush added."

— Reuters, 18 September 2004

With a laugh.

Bush but-not-exactly-Bush plants faulty documents, forgeries that are subtly wrong.

These documents, while truthful in content, become important for their suspected falsity.

A forgery; truthful in content: a forgery.

And that became the story: Dan Rather shamed, Bush vindicated.

Steve Edwards