typical FB: "I took a dump today" Typical news media "The market did this, the market did that." Translates to "I took a dump today." Politicaian: "I didn't take a dump today." But the pile of shit is clearly on the floor for everyone to see" We know they're lying. Academics: "Studies show...." Translates into - "I took a dump today." Warren Buffett. "Did you get the memo?" More people talking, nobody says anything.