“The first big takeaway from this morning’s flurry of charging and plea documents with respect to Paul Manafort Jr., Richard Gates III, and George Papadopoulos is this”…
Meanwhile, Sanders was in full damage control mode, parroting the line that this is not about Trump, a contention that is akin to saying the grass isn’t green.
So this is where the wagons get circled. It’s time to go to the mattresses for Trump and his associates. Meanwhile, it’s time for the blogs, Breitbart, and Fox to implement a full-court press to try and deflect from this.
“Conspiracy against the United States.”
“At this stage, only one thing seems really safe to say: this development means that Mueller’s investigation isn’t going away anytime soon.”
“Nothing to see here.”
“Bob Mueller is known to be a pretty careful prosecutor.”
We’re gonna need more uranium conspiracy theories.
Nope. Nothing suspicious about the timing here. Nothing at all.
“I don’t think there’s any evidence that what the Russians did changed enough votes, or any votes.”
“Relations between the two nations are in a severe crisis.”
If his attorneys think they can trust him to sit through an entire interview with Robert Mueller without flying off the handle or, at the very least, accidentally incriminating himself, they don’t know much about their client.
“Weren’t some of these ads paid for in Russian currency? Why didn’t your ad review system notice this and bring the ads to your attention?”
“However reluctantly, Zuckerberg is recognizing the not-so-nice aspects of our ever-more-interconnected world.”
Yes, “good afternoon!”
“We were wondering if you’d be willing to come on and answer a couple of ‘questions’ that aren’t really questions!”