HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » Latest Breaking News (Forum) » Trump defends sharing Cli... » Reply #21

Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Tue Aug 13, 2019, 05:10 PM

21. Trump is making a bigly mistake. Ask Barr why his dad hired Epstein.

The Ties That Bind Jeffrey Epstein, William Barr & Donald Trump

Todd Neikirk
Hill Reporter, May 19, 2019

During Attorney General, William Barr’s confirmation hearing, he was mostly peppered with questions about how he would handle the Mueller Report. Senator Ben Sasse’s (R-NE) questioning, however, diverged from the pack. Sasse asked Barr about the lenient sentence given out to billionaire pedophile, Jeffrey Epstein. The future Attorney General told Sasse that he would look into the matter.

This, however, was not the first connection between Barr and his family and the disgraced pedophile. In 1973, Barr’s father Donald, the headmaster at Manhattan’s Dalton School, hired Epstein as a calculus and physics teacher.

While hiring Epstein, a noted mathematics genius, was not strange on its face, the hire was unusual for a number of reasons. Epstein had not earned a college degree as he dropped out of New York’s prestigious Cooper Union. The other odd circumstance was that the new teacher was only 20 years of age.

Apparently, the hire was a successful one. The New Yorker wrote in a 2003 profile on Epstein, “he was something of a Robin Williams–in–Dead Poets Society type of figure, wowing his high-school classes with passionate mathematical riffs.” Epstein’s mathematical skills caught the eye of Bear Stearns’ chairman, Alan “Ace” Greenberg, whose son attended the Dalton School. Greenberg hired Epstein as an options trader and the former teacher was able to amass a fortune.

Continues....

https://hillreporter.com/the-ties-that-bind-jeffrey-epstein-william-barr-donald-trump-34107

——————-

Barr must’ve seen something in that young man, otherwise there’s no logical rationale for the hire.

Reply to this post

Back to OP Alert abuse Link to post in-thread

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 31 replies Author Time Post
brooklynite Aug 2019 OP
sakabatou Aug 2019 #1
William Seger Aug 2019 #2
lapucelle Aug 2019 #3
underpants Aug 2019 #4
lapucelle Aug 2019 #12
Cartoonist Aug 2019 #5
oldsoftie Aug 2019 #7
Scarsdale Aug 2019 #13
Kid Berwyn Aug 2019 #20
PRETZEL Aug 2019 #26
Kid Berwyn Aug 2019 #27
oldsoftie Aug 2019 #22
ck4829 Aug 2019 #25
riversedge Aug 2019 #6
Dale Neiburg Aug 2019 #29
enid602 Aug 2019 #30
Dale Neiburg Aug 2019 #31
Midnightwalk Aug 2019 #8
Leghorn21 Aug 2019 #9
a kennedy Aug 2019 #10
underpants Aug 2019 #11
Stuart G Aug 2019 #14
Bernardo de La Paz Aug 2019 #15
Marie Marie Aug 2019 #16
Corgigal Aug 2019 #17
Yavin4 Aug 2019 #18
Mc Mike Aug 2019 #19
LineReply Trump is making a bigly mistake. Ask Barr why his dad hired Epstein.
Kid Berwyn Aug 2019 #21
blm Aug 2019 #23
Kid Berwyn Aug 2019 #24
WhoWoodaKnew Aug 2019 #28
Please login to view edit histories.