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Old 05-19-2017, 09:21 PM
lazybratsche lazybratsche is offline
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Russian intelligence bragged about being able to use Flynn to manipulate Trump:

Also: "Officials noticed an uptick in communication between Flynn and Kislyak shortly after Flynn's trip to Moscow in December 2015." That was before any hints of liberal conspiracy theories, no?
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Old 05-19-2017, 11:23 PM
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Old 05-20-2017, 08:30 AM
Fiveyearlurker Fiveyearlurker is offline
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The Watergate Hotel must be hoping that from now on we start naming political scandals with the suffix "a Lago".
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Old 05-20-2017, 08:59 AM
enipla enipla is offline
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Originally Posted by Fiveyearlurker View Post
The Watergate Hotel must be hoping that from now on we start naming political scandals with the suffix "a Lago".
Very good. I hope so to.
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Old 05-23-2017, 04:47 AM
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Originally Posted by drad dog View Post
I thought that's what investigations were for: So that random politicians are not responsible for adjudicating these things during interviews. Guess I was wrong. Das Vedanya.
It's an understandable point of confusion - for the last eight years we've had the Republicans asserting that Obama and Clinton were guilty of multiple crimes and that Obama was going to be impeached any day now and Clinton was going to jail and that they both repeatedly violated the Constitution and, gosh darn it, this next investigation was going to be the one that proved all this. So Republicans naturally assume that the Democrats are equally dishonest about making unsupported accusations before any investigations take place because, after all, "both sides do it".
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