Facecrime: Smile Like You Mean It

You see the image and you already know what this is about. You may be suffering from a certain level of fatigue with this story but don’t worry this is not another “what really happened?” piece. Enough has been said in exploring this episode, the way in which it was misrepresented, the “emerging footage”, the half retractions, the double downs and the disintegration of the legitimacy of the “Vietnam Veteran” narrative.

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Psychology PhD Student Swansea University. MSc Psychology, Culture and Evolution from Brunel University London 2020/21. Bylines in Areo and Quillette.

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William Costello

William Costello

Psychology PhD Student Swansea University. MSc Psychology, Culture and Evolution from Brunel University London 2020/21. Bylines in Areo and Quillette.

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