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10 Key Takeaways From The New
York Times’ Error-Ridden Defense
Of FBI Spying On Trump Campaign

The Federalist, by Mollie Hemingway

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 5/17/2018 2:30:59 PM

The New York Times published an article yesterday confirming the United States’ intelligence apparatus was used to spy on Donald Trump’s presidential campaign in 2016. Here are a few quick takeaways. 1. FBI Officials Admit They Spied On Trump Campaign (Snip) This is a stunning admission for those Americans worried that federal law enforcement and intelligence agencies might use their powers to surveil, leak against, and target Americans simply for their political views or affiliations. As Sean Davis wrote, “The most amazing aspect about this article is how blasé it is about the fact that the Obama admin was actively spying

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This is another excellent article from Ms. Hemingway. I completely agree with the comment in the article by Sean Davis that it is stunning how blase the NYT is about openly admitting to spying on political candidates. Obviously this is nothing we EVER could have dreamed would be possible in our country. It is so demoralizing because the corruption is do deep and wide and it is made worse because the criminals in the media are complicit in this extremely dangerous dare I say coup d´état.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: KarenJ1, 5/17/2018 2:31:51 PM     (No. 11635183)

Contd. FTA: "In October of 2017 was it finally reported that the Clinton campaign and Democratic National Committee secretly paid for the Russia dossier, hiding the arrangement by funneling the money through a law firm. The friendly reporters at the Washington Post wrote the story gently, full of reassuring quotes to downplay its significance."

It is difficult to contain my hatred for the media and what they are doing to their own country. The above paragraph describing how WaPO ´gently´ wrote the story is a magnificent description. The same could be said about the NYT article. They write it as though they are heroic in their reportage when they are complicit in these crimes. It is absolutely mind numbing and infuriating. They are as guilty as those who participated in this conspiracy because they aided and abetted them. If people are not charged with serious crimes because of their horrific behavior I don´t know how we will ever recover.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jinx, 5/17/2018 3:08:01 PM     (No. 11635213)

We can start to recover if they will throw a few bad men and women in jail and fine them for costing the taxpayers so much time and money.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: nimby, 5/17/2018 3:27:50 PM     (No. 11635229)

This article solidifies what we have known all along -- MSM are the wh*res and the deep state the PIM*S

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Reply 4 - Posted by: lakerman1, 5/17/2018 3:50:12 PM     (No. 11635243)

One more time -
we need that Lakerman Commission to clear things up. As I type this post, Rotten Rod Rosenstein could be granting immunity to himself, Herr Mueller, his Gestapo gang, and a bunch of others at the Clinton cabal.
AG Sessions should wake up and take over.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: delta dave, 5/17/2018 4:38:53 PM     (No. 11635272)

What exactly is the implications of a criminal lawyer granting immunity to those other fellow travelers who are also complicit in his crime?



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Reply 6 - Posted by: john56, 5/17/2018 4:59:00 PM     (No. 11635281)

If you tried to pitch a political/spy novel to a publisher about something like this, you would have been laughed out of the office.

This makes "Seven Days in May" and "All the President´s Men" look like Looney Tunes cartoons in comparison. Although I do like Looney Tunes cartoons ... Bugs Bunny and all his compadres!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: cThree, 5/17/2018 6:15:19 PM     (No. 11635297)

With all due respect to Ms. Hemingway, you only need one (1) "takeaway":

It´s the New York Times.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: dvc, 5/17/2018 7:22:21 PM     (No. 11635335)

Mollie politely cites myriad "errors" - which I will call what they actually are intentional lies intended to deceive the readers and protect the criminal FBI and DoJ folks.

NYT is a propaganda outlet, not a news source. Never, ever an even handed, fair report from NYT.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bighambone, 5/17/2018 9:30:10 PM     (No. 11635384)

The wimpy Republicans had better make sure that the perpetrators pay the piper, or it will be a lot worse against the Republican candidate next time around.

Can you imagine the hysterical reaction from the Democrats and liberal media if the Republicans ever perpetrated such spying against Obama and his crew? Whatever wimpy Republicans that were not serving long prison terms would be hiding under their mattresses and would not come out for at least a year!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: winnie1, 5/18/2018 9:16:10 AM     (No. 11635680)

This operation "Crossfire Hurricane" is the wrong name. In reality this is the FBI´s "Insurance Policy". Treat it as such.

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