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(14,960 posts)
Fri Sep 27, 2019, 09:33 PM Sep 2019

Was this all dumped at once? I wonder if our various

Newsrooms are trying to put this out in some sort of organized fashion. I can't keep up, don't get me wrong I am immensely enjoying this, it's like Christmas everyday. And tonight takes the cake.

The Velveteen Ocelot

(112,955 posts)
1. I think the Washington Post is trying to recapture its glory days of Woodward and Bernstein
Fri Sep 27, 2019, 09:37 PM
Sep 2019

and the New York Times is trying to compete. The Post is ahead so far, but the Times just published another story about more Trump phone calls being hidden in the secret server.


(121,953 posts)
4. Lawrence has a NYT reporter on the phone now
Fri Sep 27, 2019, 09:40 PM
Sep 2019

and he briefly mentioned Netanyahu and I *bet* there's a file for him on that server too!

Maybe even a Theresa May and/or Boris Johnson one as well.


(13,975 posts)
2. I think the news outlets push this stuff out as soon as they can, and the limiting factor is sources
Fri Sep 27, 2019, 09:38 PM
Sep 2019

There may indeed be a not-coincidental aspect to the matter of which sources tell what to which reporters when.


(121,953 posts)
3. My first thought was that they have been sitting on this stuff
Fri Sep 27, 2019, 09:38 PM
Sep 2019

and decided that the opportunity finally presented itself and they did the dump, since it finally connected with a broader news story.


(31,011 posts)
5. I think people have decided to finally talk with impeachment on the horizon...
Fri Sep 27, 2019, 09:43 PM
Sep 2019

They want to be on the right side of history instead of being complicit, IMO.

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