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Zorro

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Wed Dec 1, 2021, 12:18 PM Dec 2021

The Big MAGA and QAnon Civil War Keeps Getting Nuttier and Sleazier

Lin Wood and Michael Flynn’s falling out has turned into a circular MAGA firing squad.

The big MAGA civil war between Trump-loving attorney Lin Wood and former national security adviser Michael Flynn went nuclear this week and it’s causing chaos among the former president’s acolytes.

As Fever Dreams previously reported, Wood has been scrambling to retain credibility on the right ever since Kenosha shooter Kyle Rittenhouse slammed him as a shoddy lawyer and accused him of betrayal and grift. He’s also been attacking fellow stop-the-steal figures like Kraken-queen Sidney Powell and former Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne. For example, Wood—who has a penchant for taping his friends as well as his enemies—released audio of Byrne trash-talking Powell, claiming that she wanted to sleep with him and that she spread lies about him after he rejected her. “There has been a good amount of infighting and backstabbing recently, stuff that amounts to very high-school-style drama,” explains Fever Dreams co-host Will Sommer.

But things really escalated when Wood released audio of Flynn—“his erstwhile buddy and fellow QAnon hero”—ripping into the pro-Trump conspiracy theory as a CIA-backed plot. This, despite the fact that “QAnon’s been very good to Michael Flynn,” Sommer notes. “Some of them believe he’s Q… I mean this is a guy who is thick as thieves with QAnon. But privately, [he calls it] a ‘CIA operation. It’s nonsense.’ So this is a pretty big break from what he does publicly.”

As a result, pro- and anti-Flynn factions inside QAnon have been ripping into each other on Telegram and other right-wing social media platforms. “This has basically started a big civil war… including, I should say, the JFK Jr. people in Dallas. So they’ve all sided with Lin. Michael Flynn, obviously, has his own adherents—but this has really, like, started a lot of drama,” Sommer says.

https://www.thedailybeast.com/lin-wood-and-michael-flynns-qanon-civil-war-keeps-getting-nuttier-and-sleazier

Here's hoping they take each other out.
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The Big MAGA and QAnon Civil War Keeps Getting Nuttier and Sleazier (Original Post) Zorro Dec 2021 OP
What the hell has happened our country. Texaswitchy Dec 2021 #1
Another episode of "When Comic Book Characters Come To Life" Stinky The Clown Dec 2021 #2
Funny efhmc Dec 2021 #4
The JFK nuts in Dallas are with Wood, not Flynn? Wood wins the Qnut war, hands down. Alexander Of Assyria Dec 2021 #3
Who doesn't love a circular firing squad? central scrutinizer Dec 2021 #5
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