Mike Daisey tells Georgetown of his Apple story: 'The essential idea is true'

By Erik Wemple Mike Daisey and essential truths. (Stan Barouh – The Public Theater via AP) Before a packed auditorium at Georgetown University, besieged performer Mike Daisey delivered a monologue Monday night in defense of his actions that used the

By Erik Wemple Mike Daisey and essential truths. (Stan Barouh – The Public Theater via AP) Before a packed auditorium at Georgetown University, besieged performer Mike Daisey delivered a monologue Monday night in defense of his actions that used the

Mike Daisey, the performer who traveled to China to meet Foxconn workers and then lied about his experiences, has responded to his critics.

By The Reliable Source Monologist Mike Daisey answers questions following his lecture at Georgetown University on Monday. (Amy Argetsinger/The Washington Post) For Mike Daisey, the show apparently must go on. “This is my first scandal,” he deadpanned

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