This is a quote from the book "The Gentleperson's Guide To Forum Spies" by Cryptome.org
...ted adherents to the government line who, presumably, are not).
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7. Invoke authority. Here the controlled press and the sham opposition can be very useful.
8. Dismiss th
e charges as "old news."
9. Come half-clean. This is also known as "confession and avoidance" or "taking the limited hangout route." This way, you crea
te the impression of candor and honesty while you admit only to relatively harmless, less-than-criminal "mistakes." This stratagem often requires the embrace of a fall-back position qu...