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BuzzFeed hires former FBI, White
House cyber officials in attempt
to verify Trump dossier: report

The Hill [Washington, DC], by Brett Samuels

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/12/2018 4:32:38 PM

A former FBI and cybersecurity official is leading an effort on behalf of BuzzFeed to verify allegations in the so-called Steele dossier on President Trump, Foreign Policy reported Monday. Anthony Ferrante, who now works at FTI Consulting, has led the investigation for months, Foreign Policy reported, citing four sources. Ferrante joined the FBI in 2005, and joined the National Security Council as a cybersecurity expert in 2015. Ferrante´s team has reportedly been tracking down documents and conducting interviews in an effort to verify certain claims in the dossier, which contains allegations about Trump’s ties to Russia. Much of the document

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That´s really rich. Why didn´t that odious BuzzFeed do that before they published that fraudulent document? They can hire all the officials in the world and it won´t correct all the lies contained in that piece of fiction. The rest of the hacks in the media will gobble this up and tout their diligence. The damage has already been done!

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Mobyclik, 2/12/2018 5:11:21 PM     (No. 11541594)

The drunken Hag and the DNC paying this clown too?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: john56, 2/12/2018 5:13:45 PM     (No. 11541601)

Correct me if I´m wrong, but I figured one of the first things you learn in journalism school is to

1. Verify sources first.
2. Then run the story once verified.

Silly me.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: stablemoney, 2/12/2018 5:17:43 PM     (No. 11541606)

Great. Let the cyber official go to Russia and check it out. Steele was afraid to do that. Have a nice trip. Hope nothing happens.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: lawdoc, 2/12/2018 5:26:18 PM     (No. 11541618)

This is an old trick. Mix a few real things in with the fakes. It confuses so one thinks there is validity. It´s like wearing a nice diamond ring on one hand and a CZ on the other. Everyone assumes that since one of the rings is real, the fake must be too. So if Carter Page went to Russia (which is true) his fake meeting with Putin´s pals must also be true since some of it is true. But they are pros at how to lie.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Shucky, 2/12/2018 5:27:54 PM     (No. 11541622)

They will find some Russians who swear they aren´t affiliated with the Russian government, and who give their word that the dossier is true, and the left will take that as Gospel.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 2/12/2018 5:50:17 PM     (No. 11541639)

So, the Leftists are getting nervous about the Mueller probe not finding anything with 37 investigating super leftist lawyers and 11.7 million dollars at their disposal, all expenses paid. Interesting.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ida lou pino, 2/12/2018 5:57:02 PM     (No. 11541646)

Soros and his commie friends never give up.

How many dry wells have they already paid for?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: greggojo, 2/12/2018 6:36:58 PM     (No. 11541700)

I agree with the above poster who suggested that they´ll just muddy the water with a few truths mixed with more disinformation. Also, haven´t American intelligence agencies been attempting to verify the dossier for a year and a half and been unable to do so, and now this guy with 10 years of FBI experience (short time, according to retired FBI agents), is suddenly going to verify everything? Buzzfeed is having the bejeebers sued out of them, this is probably just to mount some sort of defense in the lawsuits.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: JimBob, 2/12/2018 7:21:22 PM     (No. 11541744)

The question in my mind is this:
All these different groups say Steele got his dirt from lying Russians.
But.... it all came from Steele SAYING he got it from Russians.
Has anyone confirmed that it came from Russians?
What if Steele made it all up himself?
What if the Russians are innocent?

How would we know?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Bubby, 2/12/2018 7:48:24 PM     (No. 11541765)

A fake news rag hires a fake investigator to lead a fake investigation into a fake dossier to issue a fake report that the fake dossier is fake but accurate! Which the fake msm will herald as verification that the fake dossier is not fake. Good grief I don’t believe anything sanctioned BuzzFeed!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 2/12/2018 8:09:17 PM     (No. 11541776)

BuzzFeed should enlist Dan RaTHer for some help. He´s the granddad of ´fake but accurate´ documents.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: nonsense, 2/12/2018 10:07:27 PM     (No. 11541845)

The American taxpayer has reportedly paid the Mueller team approximately 12 - 20 million dollars and they have not found any evidence. Yet some flunky from Buzzfeed seeks to become the next Woodward and Bernstein?

Judicial Watch has sued for the cost of the investigation, the Mueller destroy America team has not responded ... yet.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Bpl40, 2/12/2018 10:35:35 PM     (No. 11541865)

....And OJ is still looking for the real killers!

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Jacksin5, 2/13/2018 7:01:43 AM     (No. 11542062)

I´ve already learned to dismiss the Left´s "Fact Checkers".

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