Then Daley dismissed reports about gravity, the roundness of the Earth and where the sun rises and sets.
When Daley doesn't like the facts, he just dismisses them.
Like the administration of George W. Bush, the Daley administration does not live in the fact-based world. They create their own reality.
There is no fact too big or too small for this administration to contort to its liking.
It would be a cliche to call it Orwellian. It would also be an understatement.
Daleyellian is a much larger - and more dangerous - phenomenon.
It's not just about the language, it's about reality.
And in Daleyland it's so distorted it's hard to know where to begin.
Except with what the FAA said, which merely echoes what a federal judge once said and we all know: a hallmark of the Daley administration is its pattern of false statements.
And that's a fact.