There. I said it with a straight face. Here's the quote.
"Lying, I believe, is a grave sin and there’s just no way that I would be sitting here lying about something like this," Mr. Carson said Friday on Fox News.
"This" refers to the near scandalous assertions by Carson about his flirtation with West Point. Check out AZBlueMeanie's longish post about the media attention now paid to Carson's fibs and flubs.