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Old Yesterday, 02:01 AM   #1401
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It's being reported that Jared Kushner is referenced in Flynn's guilty plea as being the senior official his actions were coordinated with
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Old Yesterday, 02:28 AM   #1402
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Seth Abramson breaks down Gates' guilty plea, and what it's likely to mean going forwards
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Old Yesterday, 03:02 AM   #1403
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And this is perhaps worth saying, even though the argument it's countering hasn't been made for at least a couple of weeks on this board; as per former FBI Special Agent Clint Watts:

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Anyone suggesting this investigation is moving slowly is incorrect, for a case this expansive and complex, #mueller team is moving pretty quick
And the count is now: 5 guilty pleas, 14 indictments.
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Old Yesterday, 11:33 AM   #1404
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
Just hearing, apparently Mueller has 3 sealed warrants destined for the UK.

Wonder who they are for? Farage Please, please, please!

Although Farage is already in the USA addressing CPAC apparently.
Oh, yes please! I'd throw a *********** party!

While I'll admit to going a bit 'FuelAir' here, I wish him the full Bloodhound Gang treatment-:

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I hope your cellmate thinks he's God
But C.N.N. refer to him as "Bowling Ball Bag Bob"
Serving time again for abuse of a corpse
Only this time the victim's a Clydesdale horse
While he masturbates to photos of livestock
He does the "Silence of the Lambs" dance to Christian Rock
Eats feces and quotes from "Deliverance"
And fights with his imaginary playmate Vince
Die Die Die Die Die Die Die
Die Die Die Die Die Die Die
I hope he grins like Jack Nicholson
And forces you to play a game called "Balls On Chin"
And whatever happens next is all a blur
But you remember "fist" can be a verb
And when you finally regain consciousness
You're bound and gagged in a wedding dress
And the prison guard looks the other way
'Cause he's the guy ya flipped the bird the other day
For once I'd forgo my normal views on prison standards.
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Originally Posted by a_unique_person View Post
Fox News turns on Trump

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2018...be-so-far.html

Surprised to see this story on Fox.
Shep Smith is a treasure. "...you go to jail bigly," is just priceless. The desperate Trumpists comments are also gems.
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Old Yesterday, 04:33 PM   #1406
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Originally Posted by tyr_13 View Post
The desperate Trumpists comments are also gems.
Here is a sampling of the most liked comments as of this writing:

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Slick Willy lied, Obama lied, Lynch lied...where are the CHARGES!?????????!
Variations of this appear again and again (and again and again and again), though they almost always include enemy #1: "Hildabeast" (or "Hi-Liar-y"). They want to know why she has not been prosecuted for the Uranium One deal. Comey also needs to be prosecuted (for lying) along with umpteen Clinton-aligned FBI agents.

There are many posts dedicated to enemy #2:
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Robert Mueller is an establishment man, corrupted and Anti- American.
Donald Trump is a wholesome, honest American.

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do you know who is really violating the law. Every single public official who is denying the federal government from enforcing immigration laws. Every single public official swears an oath that they will support all of the laws in the country, local, state and federal as a condition of their job. Anybody who is not supporting Specifically written laws, on the books, about immigration is violating the law and should be indicted, tried and sentenced. Where is the scandal and outrage directed at these self admitted lawbreakers.
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all these people [being indicted] so far amount to Nothing.. they did their jobs well.. for the American people.. .. if the investigators really wanted to see criminals.. look no further then OBAMA, Clintons, DNC, The Demonkratic Party. All the elite news agencies . like CNN,, MSNBC, ABC, NBC, DOJ, FBI, CIA, the list goes on.. Go after the real Criminals.. do your frikkin job.
We should be imprisoning former presidents, rival presidential candidates, the opposing political party and members of the press.

David Frum has remarked, "When highly committed parties strongly believe [in] things that they cannot achieve democratically, they don’t give up on their beliefs — they give up on democracy."
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Is it time to start a betting pool on how long Manafort is going to hold out before flipping?
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Old Yesterday, 05:22 PM   #1408
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Originally Posted by PhantomWolf View Post
Is it time to start a betting pool on how long Manafort is going to hold out before flipping?
I'm guessing Mueller isn't going to give him the opportunity to plea bargain. He can't put Trump in jail while he's Pres, so Manafort is about the biggest fish in the pond.
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Old Yesterday, 07:36 PM   #1409
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Originally Posted by Trebuchet View Post
I'm guessing Mueller isn't going to give him the opportunity to plea bargain. He can't put Trump in jail while he's Pres, so Manafort is about the biggest fish in the pond.
Mueller can certainly bring an indictment against Trump that will lead to arrest and prosecution after he leaves for is forced from office.

ETA: Also Donnie Jr and Jared are both bigger fish than Manafort and not immune to prosecution while in office.
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Old Yesterday, 09:50 PM   #1410
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Originally Posted by PhantomWolf View Post
Mueller can certainly bring an indictment against Trump that will lead to arrest and prosecution after he leaves for is forced from office.

ETA: Also Donnie Jr and Jared are both bigger fish than Manafort and not immune to prosecution while in office.
Donnie Jr and Jared is where I thought it was headed. It'll pretty much take all the air out of the Trump tires.

But I'm sure the collective lungs of the sycophantic army will puff them back up. Right in the middle of 7th Ave, if necessary.
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Old Yesterday, 10:05 PM   #1411
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Given what we are seeing from Mueller, the issue has moved on to two things: Will the GOP controlled House grow a vagina (see sig) or will Mueller hold off until the 2018 election?

And, can Trump just pardon all these jokers and get away with it?
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Originally Posted by Skeptic Ginger View Post
Will the GOP controlled House grow a vagina (see sig)
Sometimes I wish there was a deity so I could say and mean, “God bless Betty White.”
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Old Today, 06:26 AM   #1413
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Originally Posted by Skeptic Ginger View Post
And, can Trump just pardon all these jokers and get away with it?
I think Mueller would love to see him try. It would mean they can be compelled to testify against Trump since the fifth amendment no longer applies, and more than likely they'll be prosecuted anyway for their individual crimes in NY state, since the president can only pardon federal offenses.
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