“Yes, Cathy, I will lie to lots of people” – Mike Daisey These are probably the most accurate words that Daisey says in his entire presentation.
“The problem with internet quotes is that you can’t always depend on their accuracy.” -Abraham Lincoln, 1864 After listening to the article, I don’t feel that it makes sense to […]
I was initially shocked to hear everything that had been fabricated in Mike Daisey’s enthralling tale about the hardships at the Foxconn factory. Some of the stories that had triggered […]
In the words of Mike Daisey, the “Retraction” episode of TAL is “excruciating.” The prolonged silences and razor sharp questions posed by Ira Glass seem to cut right through Daisey’s […]
As I was listening to this podcast of the retraction, I was shocked. I could not believe all of the information that I remembered from the original Mike Daisey podcast […]
After hearing Daisey’s original performance and then discovering his embellishments, my views on him became tainted. I did not take his word as true, and I was eager to hear […]
“We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth, at least the truth that is given to us to understand.” – […]