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Old 05-19-2017, 02:04 PM
 
Location: ID
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"The White House document that contained Mr. Trump’s comments was based on notes taken from inside the Oval Office and has been circulated as the official account of the meeting. One official read quotations to The Times, and a second official confirmed the broad outlines of the discussion."

Jason Chaffetz will formally ask for the document in 3,2,1...
I'm not sure that it matters to anyone anymore, but these unending threads are becoming (have become) echo chambers of toxic, destructive insanity.

For anyone still on this site who treasures the truth, please take a step back from these kinds of threads and think critically. Review the quote above (that was quoted directly from the NYT piece):

1. Notes taken by who?

2. Circulated by who?

3. Who at NYT vertified the document? Verified that it is the official account of the meeting? Verified that it was released by the WH AS the official document?

4. Which official read the quotations to the Times?

5. Which second official confirmed the broad outlines of the discussion?

6. Who at NYT reached out to the WH for official comment?

7. What other news sources received a copy of this "official account of the meeting"?

Think critically and keep your wits about you.

The rest of you...........you're like a flesh eating organism. Carry on.
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Old 05-19-2017, 02:06 PM
 
Location: Wisconsin
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Originally Posted by Ponderosa View Post
If, it is as it seems, that Trump told the Russkies that he fired Comey to "ease" the investigation on himself, that is obstruction of justice plain and simple.
Indeed - and there ARE transcripts (one with the code secret disclosure; one sanitized and more widely distributed) of that meeting which the Special Counsel can subpoena - unless Trump fires him, of course. So, there continues to be "mounting evidence" of an "intent" to obstruct justice.
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Old 05-19-2017, 02:06 PM
 
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so revelation after revelation by WaPo and NYT turns out to be false but you keep posting the new one... what? you hoping that eventually one of them will be accurate?
Which revelations have proven to be false?
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Old 05-19-2017, 02:06 PM
Status: "twitter-truthuncutweb" (set 2 days ago)
 
79 posts, read 20,345 times
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Originally Posted by juneaubound View Post
I'm not sure that it matters to anyone anymore, but these unending threads are becoming (have become) echo chambers of toxic, destructive insanity.

For anyone still on this site who treasures the truth, please take a step back from these kinds of threads and think critically. Review the quote above (that was quoted directly from the NYT piece):

1. Notes taken by who?

2. Circulated by who?

3. Who at NYT vertified the document? Verified that it is the official account of the meeting? Verified that it was released by the WH AS the official document?

4. Which official read the quotations to the Times?

5. Which second official confirmed the broad outlines of the discussion?

6. Who at NYT reached out to the WH for official comment?

7. What other news sources received a copy of this "official account of the meeting"?

Think critically and keep your wits about you.

The rest of you...........you're like a flesh eating organism. Carry on.
Trump will be removed whether you think its fake news or not. After he touched Comey, someone in the FBI/CIA decided its over for him. it was gon end regardless, but Trump sped it up.
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Old 05-19-2017, 02:07 PM
 
Location: On a Long Island in NY
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Originally Posted by GearHeadDave View Post
Just when you think it can't get worse. Trump is his own worst enemy.

I just fired the head of the F.B.I. He was crazy, a real nut job, Trump said. The document logging the meeting was read to The New York Times by an American official. I faced great pressure because of Russia. Thats taken off.

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/19/u...omey.html?_r=0

Can anyone actually believe that Trump had ANY other reason to fire Comey than to squelch the Russian investigation? And make this gloating statement directly to the Russians?
Pence should invoke the 25th Amendment and remove Trump from power while he is traveling overseas. Trump has turned the Federal government into something resembling the government of a 3rd world banana republic complete with installing family members, and handing out jobs based on loyalty rather than qualifications.
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Old 05-19-2017, 02:07 PM
 
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Originally Posted by juneaubound View Post
I'm not sure that it matters to anyone anymore, but these unending threads are becoming (have become) echo chambers of toxic, destructive insanity.

For anyone still on this site who treasures the truth, please take a step back from these kinds of threads and think critically. Review the quote above (that was quoted directly from the NYT piece):

1. Notes taken by who?

2. Circulated by who?

3. Who at NYT vertified the document? Verified that it is the official account of the meeting? Verified that it was released by the WH AS the official document?

4. Which official read the quotations to the Times?

5. Which second official confirmed the broad outlines of the discussion?

6. Who at NYT reached out to the WH for official comment?

7. What other news sources received a copy of this "official account of the meeting"?

Think critically and keep your wits about you.

The rest of you...........you're like a flesh eating organism. Carry on.
If true, there is a reason sources would not be directly named.

Unfortunately trump gave credence to these type of stories himself when he started talking about the "leakers"

validating that they are happening and there is at the very least some truths involved within them.

It's all one big ****show at this point.
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Old 05-19-2017, 02:07 PM
Status: "Wake Up America!!" (set 12 days ago)
 
Location: Baptistan
3,307 posts, read 1,391,928 times
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Pence should invoke the 25th Amendment and remove Trump from power while he is traveling overseas. Trump has turned the Federal government into something resembling the government of a 3rd world banana republic complete with installing family members, and handing out jobs based on loyalty rather than qualifications.
Wouldn't this be great! Trump lands in Saudi Arabia to find out he's no longer President!
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Old 05-19-2017, 02:08 PM
 
Location: Wisconsin
19,055 posts, read 34,960,640 times
Reputation: 11383
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Originally Posted by juneaubound View Post
I'm not sure that it matters to anyone anymore, but these unending threads are becoming (have become) echo chambers of toxic, destructive insanity.

For anyone still on this site who treasures the truth, please take a step back from these kinds of threads and think critically. Review the quote above (that was quoted directly from the NYT piece):

1. Notes taken by who?

2. Circulated by who?

3. Who at NYT vertified the document? Verified that it is the official account of the meeting? Verified that it was released by the WH AS the official document?

4. Which official read the quotations to the Times?

5. Which second official confirmed the broad outlines of the discussion?

6. Who at NYT reached out to the WH for official comment?

7. What other news sources received a copy of this "official account of the meeting"?

Think critically and keep your wits about you.

The rest of you...........you're like a flesh eating organism. Carry on.
It's unfortunate you haven't been able to keep up. ALL of your questions were answered DAYS AGO. Google can be very useful.

Everything being reported is TRUE. Whether any of this results in prosecution, indictment, and conviction is a separate matter.
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Old 05-19-2017, 02:08 PM
Status: "Deconstructing stupidity" (set 20 days ago)
 
Location: Tennesee
2,704 posts, read 441,253 times
Reputation: 1630
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Originally Posted by WIHS2006 View Post
Pence should invoke the 25th Amendment and remove Trump from power while he is traveling overseas. Trump has turned the Federal government into something resembling the government of a 3rd world banana republic complete with installing family members, and handing out jobs based on loyalty rather than qualifications.
If he does this, it should wait until Trump is back on US soil. God knows what secrets he might spill if he feels threatened.
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Old 05-19-2017, 02:10 PM
 
Location: Long Island
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WH is not disputing the account. Perhaps there is audio.
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