There is nothing new in a GOVT LYING to their people to START A WAR. Indeed because most people prefer living in peace to bloody and horrific death in war, any govt that desires to initiate a war usually lies to their people to create the illusion that support for the war is the only possible choice they can make. http://whatreallyhappened.com/WRHARTICLES/lieofthecentury.php#ixzz3xcFO8No6
Today is December 7th. On this date in 1941, the Japanese attacked the U.S. Naval station at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The following day, President Franklin Roosevelt addressed Congress referencing the "day that will live in infamy." A video of his speech is attached.