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Wed Apr 19, 2017, 10:54 PM

Carter Page: screwed, blued and tattooed

We knew this when the CNN report broke, but this story adds a bit more weight, in the form of the words of John Rizzo.

We just got a huge sign that the US intelligence community believes the Trump dossier is legitimate

The FBI reportedly used the explosive, unverified dossier detailing President Donald Trump's alleged ties to Russia to bolster its case for a warrant that would allow it to surveil Carter Page, an early foreign-policy adviser to Trump's campaign.

It's a key signal that the FBI had enough confidence in the validity of the document to work to corroborate it and present it in court.

"In my long experience in dealing with FISA processing, unconfirmed information about a potential target cannot (and has not been) included in the application‎," said John Rizzo, the former acting general counsel of the CIA.

"So, if the CNN report is accurate, then I have to believe that the FBI and Department of Justice concluded (and the Court agreed) that the info in the dossier about Page was reliable," Rizzo said, "and in all liklihood was backed up by other available intelligence."

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Reply Carter Page: screwed, blued and tattooed (Original post)
GliderGuider Wednesday OP
Cryptoad Thursday #1
OnDoutside Thursday #2
zentrum Thursday #3
elmac Thursday #4
Alice11111 Thursday #5
DK504 Friday #6
Locrian 14 hrs ago #11
B Stieg Friday #7
Name removed Friday #8
FiveGoodMen Saturday #9
GliderGuider Saturday #10
Locrian 14 hrs ago #12

Response to GliderGuider (Original post)

Thu Apr 20, 2017, 12:31 AM

1. He is the kinda squity eyed little ahole,,,

who with the right amount of $ in his off shore account, will do his time and never sing on the boss!

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Response to Cryptoad (Reply #1)

Thu Apr 20, 2017, 12:43 AM

2. He'd be a fool to believe Trump would pay up !

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Response to OnDoutside (Reply #2)

Thu Apr 20, 2017, 01:05 AM

3. I think it was going to

....be the Russians who were going to pay up, for delivering Trump to them, destroying the democratic process, etc.

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Response to GliderGuider (Original post)

Thu Apr 20, 2017, 01:42 AM

4. The FBI, making so much public fuss over HRC emails while they were investigating a Russian agent

connected to tRump. If we were given a heads up 2 weeks before the election that Putin was in bed with the tRump campaign there would be no President Putin tRump.

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Response to GliderGuider (Original post)

Thu Apr 20, 2017, 04:06 AM

5. Even the Russian agents called him an idiot, and they

Groomed and converted him. Manafort brought him into the campaign without ever meeting him.
The interview w Chris Hayes said it all. Holy Shit, what an idiot!

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Response to GliderGuider (Original post)

Fri Apr 21, 2017, 11:28 AM

6. I have to believe they already knew about the dossier

and did nothing about it. This would not have been a "political" ploy, it would have been the Just way to show our Intelligence" agencies. Hiding it until after the election and throwing the election for HRC shows there are big problems in the FBI. We have to get a real president in the WH.

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Response to DK504 (Reply #6)

Sun Apr 23, 2017, 08:48 PM

11. yes

>> Hiding it until after the election and throwing the election for HRC shows there are big problems in the FBI.

Which is why I keep saying everything we see/hear is a power play. They're using trump and the info for leverage. Nobody is working for the people - only for the power players, rich, wallstreet, etc.

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Response to GliderGuider (Original post)

Fri Apr 21, 2017, 03:02 PM

7. Will golden showers bring May impeachment flowers?



Here's hoping!

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Response to GliderGuider (Original post)

Sat Apr 22, 2017, 09:46 PM

9. At this rate, the country we knew will be gone by the time anyone moves on this

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Response to FiveGoodMen (Reply #9)

Sat Apr 22, 2017, 10:03 PM

10. It's already gone.

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Response to GliderGuider (Reply #10)

Sun Apr 23, 2017, 08:50 PM

12. yes

Everyone keeps waiting for the system to correct - but it's the system that is damaged and corrupt in the first place.

Not that trump is not a monster - but this has been building over many years as a result of greed, arrogance, ignorance, etc Everyone should read "the Devils Chessboard" about the the Dulles brothers and the CIA since WWII and see what has been considered the "normal and proper" for 70+ years.

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