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4Chan Claims To Have Fabricated Anti-Trump Report As A Hoax
Zero Hedge ^ | Jan 11, 2016 | Tyler Durden

Posted on 01/11/2017 11:18:29 PM PST by greeneyes

In a story that is getting more surreal by the minute, a post on 4Chan now claims that the infamous "golden showers" scene in the unverified 35-page dossier, allegedly compiled by a British intelligence officer, was a hoax and fabricated by a member of the chatboard as "fanfiction", then sent to Rick Wilson, who proceeded to send it to the CIA, which then put it in their official classified intelligence report on the election.

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LSM still not reporting that CNN apparently got punked.

Nattering Nabobs continuing their disinformation to undermine Trump and our Republic, in addition to ignoring the real news - FBI dump showing that Clinton must be prosecuted.

1 posted on 01/11/2017 11:18:29 PM PST by greeneyes
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To: greeneyes; hoosiermama

OK. Here you go.


2 posted on 01/11/2017 11:20:53 PM PST by greeneyes
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To: greeneyes

Yeah, the people will be REALLY happy with CNN when they found out CNN ran with an INSANE lie.

As for his approval ratings, I wouldn’t care if they’re at 3 percent right now (incidentally they’re NOT bad). He’s the Pres for the next 1400!!!! and then some days after the 20th.

Wont recognize the country by then :) At least not obama’s country.


3 posted on 01/11/2017 11:25:59 PM PST by dp0622 (The only thing an upper crust conservative hates more than a liberal is a middle class conservative)
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To: dp0622

I don’t care what they say about his approval ratings either. Remember when they told us over and over during the Toon’s impeachment that his approval rating remained high?

The day after the Senate voted no - they totally reversed this and reported that his approval rating for the economy was good but his overall rating was in the toilet.

After their polls this election, who believes them anyway??


4 posted on 01/11/2017 11:32:22 PM PST by greeneyes
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To: greeneyes
4Chan Claims To Have Fabricated Anti-Trump Report As A Hoax

Kind of like the Hollywood celebs who swore they were gonna leave the USA if DJT got elected, and then said they were only joking when the "unthinkable" happened.

5 posted on 01/11/2017 11:39:36 PM PST by Steely Tom ([VOTE FRAUD] == [CIVIL WAR])
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To: greeneyes

Re the term “golden shower”. It’s an old sexual action term as noted in the fake article.

However, when it comes to the Soviets/Russia, the term “Yellow Rain” is also applicable. It was a description that Laotian and Cambodian soldiers and civilians used to describe a Soviet chemical warfare mixture that looked like “yellow rain” when the shells exploded.

Markings of this chemical weapon were found on leaves which hardcore leftist, often pro-Hanoi professors attributed to bee shit (Yes I’m serious).

Look up the term “Yellow Rain” and Cambodia or Laos and see what comes up. If you see the names Meselsohn, Pfeiffer, Weston, Ptashne and Arthur Galston, one of the worst, be aware of them as members of the Hanoi Lobby.

See the book “Yellow Rain: A Journey Through the Terror of Chemical Warfare”, Sterling Seagrave, M. Evans and Co., NY, 1981 for more on this subject, plus articles possibly in National Review or the New Republic, among others.


6 posted on 01/11/2017 11:45:41 PM PST by MadMax, the Grinning Reaper
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To: greeneyes

That Rick Wilson is a piece of steaming LSD mind spew. Everything he says makes one wonder how to scrape it off the bottom of their shoe.


7 posted on 01/11/2017 11:46:56 PM PST by jonrick46 (The Left has a mental illness: A totalitarian psyche.)
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To: greeneyes
Careful where you pee.
8 posted on 01/11/2017 11:47:59 PM PST by Berlin_Freeper (Happy Nobama!)
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To: greeneyes

Heads up...

The 4chan guy that claimed responsibility and was giving details via his Twitter account ....

His Twitter accounts been shut down


9 posted on 01/11/2017 11:50:06 PM PST by tophat9000 (Tophat9000)
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To: greeneyes

I want to know WHO got lord McCain to do the ‘dirty’ work.


10 posted on 01/11/2017 11:53:26 PM PST by Just mythoughts (Jesus said Luke 17:32 Remember Lot's wife.)
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To: tophat9000

That was bound to happen. But I read that several people pulled the stuff and saved it for proof.


11 posted on 01/11/2017 11:54:34 PM PST by greeneyes
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To: tophat9000

Well...yeah. The CIA shut down 4chan’s TWTR account because he was giving out parts of a classified document.

Of course, he was able to give away parts of that classified document because HE INVENTED THE PEE SCANDAL HOAX AS A JOKE AND THE STUPID CIA PUT IT INTO THEIR REPORT!


12 posted on 01/11/2017 11:56:15 PM PST by Southack (The one thing preppers need from the 1st World? http://tinyurl.com/ktfwljc .)
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To: Just mythoughts

Might have been Rick Wilson who informed him. I doubt if he needed any encouragement.


13 posted on 01/11/2017 11:56:19 PM PST by greeneyes
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To: greeneyes

Someone help me here. A 4chan user faked the docs under the guise of a mI6er or a MI6er forged or fell for it?


14 posted on 01/11/2017 11:57:23 PM PST by Wilderness Conservative (Nature is the ultimate conservative.)
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To: greeneyes

Aren’t “golden showers “ something that is mostly part of the homosexual lifestyle? I saw some reports that indicated the whole (fabricated ) event was very sordid.

How dare the media call “golden showers “ anything but wholesome, typical activities! After all, they support the normality of homosexual acts, right? Hypocrites! /s


15 posted on 01/12/2017 12:04:16 AM PST by Reddy (B.O. stinks)
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To: Wilderness Conservative

4chan created the pee hoax as a joke. A liberal activist (Rick Wilson) gave it to McCain. McCain gave it to the FBI. The FBI gave it to the CIA who included the pee hoax in their report on “Russian hacking” our last election supposedly.

Of course, there’s also a CIA-paid UK spy named Christopher Steele who included the pee-hoax claim in a report that was circulated to many journalists in DC.

Basically, there were a lot of phoney claims being made based on no actual evidence that made it into a classified Intelligence report as if our spooks wanted the slander in there and paid for it or else that our spooks were too dumb to know how not to be fooled by a series of hoax claims (the pee hoax was just one of many).


16 posted on 01/12/2017 12:06:49 AM PST by Southack (The one thing preppers need from the 1st World? http://tinyurl.com/ktfwljc .)
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To: Wilderness Conservative

I saw the 4chan’s anon’s twitter last night before it got shut down. He is supposedly from the UK, claimed he made up this story using almost word for word some Indonesian political scandal he saw on redit a couple of years ago. Sent it out to a lot of dupes on the left, media, nevertrumpers including Rick Wilson. He had older tweets where he was trolling Rick Wilson. Clearly he liked screwing with Wilson from his older tweets.
There are screen shots of an older 4chan thread where this anon 4chan poster talks about concocting this story and sending it out to people, and he mentioned Wilson in particular.
The two page dossier was then attached to/added to the other Russian ties to Trump stuff the “intelligence” agencies and collected.

Did the UK former intelligence guy Steel get sent a copy too? IDK but my guess? yes. He did not originate anything. The media using him as cover like ‘see we had reason to think it was real because the source is...’
The Steel guy is known apparently for being political, and that means the 4chan anon, who is also from the UK, could have trolled him as well. We’ll never know.


17 posted on 01/12/2017 12:07:14 AM PST by snarkytart
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To: Wilderness Conservative

As it was explained on the Jeff Kuhner radio show today, by one of the 4chan hoaxers who created the fanfiction, it was all made up and presented to Rick Wilson to see if he’d bite. Rick Wilson did swallow it hook line and sinker. The several writers at 4chan were out to hoax Rick Wilson,....... and it worked. I don’t believe that there is any “Christopher Steele” involved. The fake “dossier” went directly from 4chan to Wilson. No British spy in between.


18 posted on 01/12/2017 12:07:58 AM PST by HandyDandy (Don't make up stuff. It wastes time.)
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To: greeneyes

The target of this exercise was the Intel agencies. Revenge is a dish best served cold.


19 posted on 01/12/2017 12:09:30 AM PST by sockmonkey (Donald Trump will ban auto-correct with an Executive Order. Go Trump!)
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To: Wilderness Conservative
this is the only screen cap I got from the alleged 4chan anon poster who trolled everyone

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20 posted on 01/12/2017 12:13:01 AM PST by snarkytart
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To: HandyDandy

okay that could be the case too. the anon 4chan guy last night on twitter said he sent it out to A LOT of people to see if they’d bite. But the 4chan poster loved trolling Wilson in particular looking at an older tweet that he made before this story broke. Making fun of Wilson’s son and his sexual fetish which apparently is getting pissed on. Wilson had blocked him.


21 posted on 01/12/2017 12:16:05 AM PST by snarkytart
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To: Wilderness Conservative

Part or all of the report was faked by 4Chan user and directed to never Trumper Rick Wilson. He fell for it and apparently gave it to CIA who also fell for it and included it in their report.

New Spin is that the CIA merely included it as examples of the types of stuff that was being peddled to try and compromise Trump.

The claims I read on twitter was that CIA, CNN, Wilson, and McCain all got punked. Further more this info had been floating around the gossip groups in DC for months, and most news outlets had refused to do anything with it because it had such outlandish and unbelievable claims and zero proof.

The alleged inclusion by the CIA, and their leak that Trump had been briefed gave CNN an excuse to report on it in a cleverly worded disinformation report. Careful not to tell what was actually there and giving the impression that the info could be really damaging.

They noted that it had been known for a while, but never mentioned before. However, their intelligence sources had told them that it was Opposition research hired by GOPe and DNC and came from a former MI6 agent was deemed a credible source.

So again we had unnamed Intelligence sources with a high degree of confidence meme. What CNN did was worse than what Buzzfeed did. Buzzfeed noted that the fantastic claims were likely not true, even though they printed the whole thing of outlandish garbage.

CNN gave the impression that there was real damaging stuff, that they were waiting until IC could verify before they would tell specifics. Carefully worded so that they could avoid libel/slander laws. Shades of Dan Rather - even used the terms: seriousness of the charges IIRC.

If someone wanted to do a spoof on spies and news, they couldn’t make stuff like this up - it defies the imagination. LOL


22 posted on 01/12/2017 12:17:12 AM PST by greeneyes
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To: Reddy

Don’t ask me anything about that - I had to google to find out what in the heck they were talking about. My face was red for at least 24 hrs.


23 posted on 01/12/2017 12:18:56 AM PST by greeneyes
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To: HandyDandy

And the 4chan anon’s twitter account he had his location the UK. Twitter account was only a couple months old. Apparently he’s had twitter accounts shutdown before because...well...he trolls people like Wilson.


24 posted on 01/12/2017 12:21:35 AM PST by snarkytart
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To: greeneyes
As a top GOPe strategist who did Rick Wilson work for? Rubio? Cruz? Jeb? Lacy Graham? I did ‘search’ and not much showed up, on this leader of the GOPe. Maybe Rick Wilson moonlighted for Hillry and her DNC? I did find he hails out of Florida.
25 posted on 01/12/2017 12:23:15 AM PST by Just mythoughts (Jesus said Luke 17:32 Remember Lot's wife.)
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To: Wilderness Conservative

Thinking about it more, since the 4chan troll’s twitter has his location as the UK, he probably sent it to Wilson pretending he was some UK former spy. LOL


26 posted on 01/12/2017 12:23:46 AM PST by snarkytart
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To: snarkytart

Funny part about that is that the 4chan guy on the Jeff Kuhner radio show actually stated that some of the “fanfiction” was written by Rick Wilson’s son. That just reconfirms for me that the 4chn caller was legit. In the segment I caught on the car radio while driving there was no mention of a British spy. The caller did say things got added and the story got embellished.


27 posted on 01/12/2017 12:25:23 AM PST by HandyDandy (Don't make up stuff. It wastes time.)
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To: Just mythoughts

I didn’t recognize the name and didn’t get the idea that he was a top operative exactly, he apparently made some sexually disparaging remark about trump supporters.

That was another reason that the prankster and his fellow chatters couldn’t believe he took the bait - should have been obvious they thought.

To be honest, I don’t know much about that site, I only clicked a link to see what the rest of the chatters had to say and see what the site looked like. First and last time to visit I think.


28 posted on 01/12/2017 12:27:59 AM PST by greeneyes
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To: snarkytart
Thinking about it more, since the 4chan troll’s twitter has his location as the UK, he probably sent it to Wilson pretending he was some UK former spy. LOL

I had the same thought last night. I think I read lord McCain sent a representative to the UK to pick up this 'report'. That took some 'scheduling' and who did lord McCain send?

29 posted on 01/12/2017 12:30:13 AM PST by Just mythoughts (Jesus said Luke 17:32 Remember Lot's wife.)
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To: snarkytart

That’s almost plausible. The other thing to keep in mind is that it was “several” 4chan users who put the piece of fiction together.


30 posted on 01/12/2017 12:31:12 AM PST by HandyDandy (Don't make up stuff. It wastes time.)
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To: Just mythoughts

That’s a good point. I wasn’t sure where the MI6 got added in.


31 posted on 01/12/2017 12:31:45 AM PST by greeneyes
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To: sockmonkey

Well, Trump really did set it up to show that IC was leaking, because he told no one about the meeting.


32 posted on 01/12/2017 12:34:14 AM PST by greeneyes
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To: greeneyes
I didn’t recognize the name and didn’t get the idea that he was a top operative exactly, he apparently made some sexually disparaging remark about trump supporters. That was another reason that the prankster and his fellow chatters couldn’t believe he took the bait - should have been obvious they thought. To be honest, I don’t know much about that site, I only clicked a link to see what the rest of the chatters had to say and see what the site looked like. First and last time to visit I think.

A couple of 'articles' I found on him, he is noted as being a 'top' Republican mouthpiece... I think he was the source for Ted Cruz calling Trump supporters 'low information' voters... because one article quoted Rick Wilson as calling Trump supporters 'low information'... He was anti-Trump from the beginning.. What I cannot find, which politician hired him.

33 posted on 01/12/2017 12:35:50 AM PST by Just mythoughts (Jesus said Luke 17:32 Remember Lot's wife.)
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To: snarkytart

What we need to realize is that a fake story about our Pres elect became embedded in a dossier kept by our “intelligence” agencies, aided and abetted by John McCain who provided them with the false information. And then made its way into print!


34 posted on 01/12/2017 12:39:47 AM PST by HandyDandy (Don't make up stuff. It wastes time.)
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To: greeneyes

this is a good recap.

including the alleged 4chan anon troll

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KzdH9eDJFIE


35 posted on 01/12/2017 12:46:26 AM PST by snarkytart
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it doesn't seem like McCain's talking about where he got it or when he got it.

the Guardian claims this:

Senator John McCain, a hawkish Republican, was there and was introduced to a former senior western diplomat who had seen the documents, knew their source and thought him highly reliable. McCain decided the implications were sufficiently alarming to dispatch a trusted emissary, a former US official, to meet the source and find out more.

The emissary hastily arranged a transatlantic flight and met the source at the airport as arranged. (The Guardian has agreed not to specify the city or country where the meeting took place.) The meeting had a certain cold war tradecraft to it, as he was told to look for a man with a copy of the Financial Times. Having found each other, the retired counter-intelligence officer drove the emissary to his house, where they discussed the documents and their background.

The emissary flew back within 24 hours and showed McCain the documents, saying it was hard to impossible to verify them without a proper investigation. McCain said he was reluctant to get involved, lest it be perceived as payback for insulting remarks Trump had made about him during his rambunctious campaign.

However, on 9 December, McCain arranged a one-on-one meeting with Comey, with no aides present, and handed them over.

“Upon examination of the contents, and unable to make a judgment about their accuracy, I delivered the information to the Director of the FBI. That has been the extent of my contact with the FBI or any other government agency regarding this issue,” the senator said in a statement on Wednesday morning.


possible McCain got punked.
36 posted on 01/12/2017 12:47:04 AM PST by stylin19a (Hey obamas-it's Ray Charles time - "Hit the Road Jack"...you know the rest)
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To: Wilderness Conservative

good recap

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KzdH9eDJFIE


37 posted on 01/12/2017 12:47:09 AM PST by snarkytart
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To: Wilderness Conservative

“Someone help me here. A 4chan user faked the docs under the guise of a mI6er or a MI6er forged or fell for it?”

Exactly


38 posted on 01/12/2017 12:49:29 AM PST by Fai Mao (PIAPS for Prison)
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To: Just mythoughts

Well, whatever he was doing in the primaries, he’s not all that top, because he wasn’t on any national news programs that I ever saw. I suppose it is possible that he was a volunteer for some Republican somewhere or other.


39 posted on 01/12/2017 12:52:35 AM PST by greeneyes
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To: stylin19a
possible McCain got punked.

The so called report was supposedly given to Rick Wilson first. Then it appears as if a 'conspiracy' was hatched to give the report 'credibility'... across the pond. WHO did lord McCain send to fetch this 'report'?

Senator John McCain, a hawkish Republican, was there and was introduced to a former senior western diplomat who had seen the documents, knew their source and thought him highly reliable. McCain decided the implications were sufficiently alarming to dispatch a trusted emissary, a former US official, to meet the source and find out more.

Where is 'was there'? Who is the former 'senior' western diplomat? And who is this 'trusted emissary'?

40 posted on 01/12/2017 12:58:11 AM PST by Just mythoughts (Jesus said Luke 17:32 Remember Lot's wife.)
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To: Just mythoughts

Best Transition Evah!


41 posted on 01/12/2017 1:01:34 AM PST by HandyDandy (Don't make up stuff. It wastes time.)
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To: greeneyes
Well he apparently is a GOPe player...

https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/rubios-past-support-for-immigration-reform-haunts-him-on-campaign-trail/2015/12/26/5d38176c-a8f7-11e5-8058-480b572b4aae_story.html?utm_term=.840aa0490480

“Rick Wilson, who works for a pro-Rubio super PAC called Baby Got PAC, said, “what this debate ended up producing on immigration is a lot more heat than light.”.......”

......

http://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2015/12/gop-consultant-rick-wilson-republicans-have-to-put-a-bullet-in-trumps-head-ann-coulter-is-taking-anal/

““They’re still going to have to go out and put a bullet in Donald Trump,” Wilson said. “And that’s a fact.””

....

http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2015/08/15/why-we-lose-top-gop-consultant-rick-wilson-trashes-republican-base/

“Like an embittered Gollum-In-Glasses protecting “My Precious” Jeb, Rick Wilson, a top Republican media consultant, appeared on CNN last night to hurl criticism mixed with a lot of faux-macho ad-hominem at Republican front-runner Donald Trump.”

42 posted on 01/12/2017 1:07:40 AM PST by Just mythoughts (Jesus said Luke 17:32 Remember Lot's wife.)
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To: Just mythoughts

Well, hopefully he’ll jump into the pit of mordor and disappear. Sounds like a complete jerk.


43 posted on 01/12/2017 1:11:53 AM PST by greeneyes
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To: greeneyes

Well he was on MSNBC a lot and CNN because he loved bashing Trump. He once claimed Trump supporters were nothing but single guys who masturbated to Anime. Sounds like projection to me.
Here is that clip from January of last year.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mbXfk5lpLew


44 posted on 01/12/2017 1:30:40 AM PST by snarkytart
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To: snarkytart

Well that explains it - I don’t watch either one of those channels. Mostly I read on the internet and often the foreign press. Sometimes Fox or Fox Business, CNBC or Bloomberg. After I found out that Lou Dobbs, Stuart Varney, and Maria B. were on Fox Business, I started watching that mostly.


45 posted on 01/12/2017 1:38:09 AM PST by greeneyes
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To: greeneyes

Guess what. AOL finally caught on. Somebody must have walked through their newsroom with a microphone.

http://www.aol.com/article/news/2017/01/11/4chan-users-claim-they-planted-the-controversial-documents-about/21653133/


46 posted on 01/12/2017 1:41:49 AM PST by Eleutheria5 (“If you are not prepared to use force to defend civilization, then be prepared to accept barbarism.)
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To: Eleutheria5

I am wondering if CNN competitors might not just jump on this, when it finally works it’s way out? A bunch of the people clapped when Trump dressed down that CNN guy today, and some were critical of the docs being reported.


47 posted on 01/12/2017 1:55:47 AM PST by greeneyes
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To: greeneyes

Rats devouring their own.


48 posted on 01/12/2017 2:13:30 AM PST by Eleutheria5 (“If you are not prepared to use force to defend civilization, then be prepared to accept barbarism.)
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To: greeneyes

Classic! The Fake News Media thinks 4chan is making up a story about making up a story


49 posted on 01/12/2017 2:34:26 AM PST by Texas Eagle (If it wasn't for double-standards, Liberals would have no standairds at all -- Texas Eagle)
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To: Just mythoughts

Per #10
$oro$ cash. McCain, Rubio, Graham & more. They are traitors inside the gates.


50 posted on 01/12/2017 2:41:04 AM PST by stilloftyhenight ("Victorious warriors win first, then go to war." Sun Tsu)
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