Friday, December 30, 2016

The problem with this story is that, like the Iraq-WMD mess, it takes place in the middle of a highly politicized environment during which the motives of all the relevant actors are suspect. Nothing quite adds up.

◼ Gusty Winds said... "Putin is about to bring Trump in as a player in Syrian peace negotiations. Then they will jointly go after ISIS. And the only pissed off parties will be the EU, American Liberals, and the press." From the comments at Althouse

EDH said... "Taibbi is right. That 13-page "intelligence report" was a joke. We're all supposed to know it was the Russians because the cartoon pictures of hoodie-wearing phishers are all red?

And the cyber warfare threat of the last decade is only important only after Podesta falls for a phishing scam?

There seem to be a number of lefties who privately believe that, in the long-run, Trump's derailment of the Democratic Party establishment under Clinton was a necessary evil if not a good thing...."

Gusty Winds said...: "There is a new world order forming, or attempting to form.

It is resistant to the EU, Brussels, and American Liberalism.

Trump and Putin think George Soros' vision of the world is bullshit. I do too.

I'm sorry. Soros and his globalist ilk are evil. Europe fucked itself."