‘Blue Lies’ May Explain Why Trump Doesn’t Lose Support

The lies he tells build group solidarity.

Scientific American posted a very interesting article on why Trump never loses support amongst his base. It’s the psychological concept of ‘blue lies’. ‘White lies’ are untruths meant to shield or support other people. ‘Black lies’ are untruths meant to avoid responsibility or consequences. ‘Blue lies’ are untruths that are …