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Comey Exemplifies the
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American Greatness, by Jay Whig

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Posted By:earlybird, 12/7/2017 8:04:49 AM

Former FBI Director James Comey is tweeting about justice and liberty. He accompanies his tweets with creepy selfies, and the context suggests he is colluding with his conflicted friend, Special Counsel Robert Mueller, in spirit if not in practice. Opinion columns heralding the intensification of Mueller’s investigation now flow like mighty rivers carrying with them a new toxic debris: in place of the once vaunted “Russian collusion” is now the paltry charge of obstruction of justice. We all know the Left’s narrative. When President Trump asked Comey if he could go easy on Flynn for lying to the FBI and then subsequently

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: earlybird, 12/7/2017 8:07:13 AM     (No. 11473131)

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The office of the president is the first public office Trump has held, and the steep learning curve—something everyone expected—was evident early on. Trump openly and frankly sought Comey’s counsel. Allowing himself to harbor a deep prejudice against Trump, the former director betrayed him from the outset. But Comey didn’t merely betray Trump. Along with Trump, he betrayed the very idea of elections and thereby, the sovereignty of the people who elected him.

In seeking Comey’s counsel, the new president asked him if he could go easy on Flynn because he was a “good guy” who had served his country. This was an entirely sensible thing to ask. Political life in United States has become a savage sport of destroying political enemies, and as such discourages good people from serving. Prosecuting Flynn for naively sitting for an interview with the FBI that was designed to trap him seems a bit much under the circumstances.


This whole article is a very worthwhile read.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 12/7/2017 8:55:55 AM     (No. 11473201)

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Reply 3 - Posted by: bighambone, 12/7/2017 12:02:47 PM     (No. 11473470)

James Comey has been a very strange FBI Director indeed. We have not yet reached the end of all that!

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