A screen grab from "America the Beautiful" by The Agenda Project. According to PolitiFact, videos like this one used elderly actors to falsely suggest that Rep. Paul Ryan's Medicare plan would adversely affect current senior citizens. The Agenda Project/YouTube hide caption

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With 'Lie Of The Year' Controversy, Fact Checking Comes Under Scrutiny

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PolitiFact's "lie of the year": A dubious award. PolitiFact.com hide caption

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Steve Inskeep and Bill Adair discuss the "lie of the year."

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'Scare Tactics' Call For Scary Music

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Mud Is Flying In Illinois Senate Ads

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