Truthiness was a word invented by Stephen Colbert during his “The Wørd” segment on his The Colbert Report, October 17, 2005.
It means: a quality characterizing a
truth that a person claims to know intuitively
from the gut or because it
feels right without regard to evidence, logic, intellectual examination, or facts Source: here
Stephen Colbert says:
It used to be, everyone was entitled to their own opinion, but not their own facts. But that’s not the case anymore. Facts matter not at all. Perception is everything.
For conservatives it means
added by @redglitterx
quotes by Stephen Colbert and Charles Krauthammer, is in no way intended to suggest that they in any way endorses the contents of this post or this blog
source for a lot of this post: Truthiness