It’s Friday. Did something of word even occur this week? [Looks through papers] Oh, sure. The FBI executed a search warrant, approved by Lawyer Normal Merrick Garland, at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago house and eliminated roughly a dozen containers from the premises—a few of which contained labeled paperwork, presumably together with America’s carefully held nuclear secrets and techniques.
The correct-wing response has been grotesquely predictable: Pundits say the paperwork had been planted, that Donald Trump couldn’t presumably know what paperwork he was storing away throughout his retirement, and that we should always defund the FBI for [checks notes] doing their job.
There’s additionally the push from the fascist proper to argue that Donald Trump, by advantage of being Donald Trump, can’t break legal guidelines. (And that the previous president might have declassified these stolen nuke codes with out alerting anybody, which appears completely regular and high-quality, proper?)
And, in fact, they’ve additionally mentioned that is all a conspiracy by Jews to manage the world and switch it into Communism with a capital “C.”
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