“A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.”
One of the many quotes attributed to Mark Twain, and he might liked to have claimed it for himself after the last year in politics.
You've probably got some strong views on this too. Come to dinner and we are going to thrash it out with some expert insights from journalists and PRs on astroturfing, clipping and virality.
The smart three-course dinner (normally £60 a head) is being laid on by the Corinthia, a lovely hotel with discreet charm between Embankment and Whitehall and they've even thrown in some wine to help get the conversation going.
Members and one guest: £25