1. Hear no evil, see no evil, speak no evil. Regardless of what you know, don't discuss it -- especially if you are a public figure, news anchor, etc. If it's not reported, it didn't happen, and you never have to deal with the issues.
The above was built upon Thirteen Techniques for Truth Suppression by David Martin, and written by H. Michael Sweeney the above may be useful to the initiate in the world of dealing with veiled and half-truth, lies, and suppression of truth in public forums. This, sadly, includes every day news media, one of the worst offenders with respect to being a source of disinformation.