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-Lurid Crime Tales-
Texts From Anti-Trump FBI Officials Reveal Obama Wanted ‘To Know Everything' About Clinton Investigation
[Daily Caller] Newly discovered texts exchanged by FBI agent Peter Strzok and his mistress Lisa Page reveal possible involvement by former President Barack Obama in the 2016 investigation of Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server, Fox News reports.

"Potus wants to know everything we’re doing," Page told Strzok in a text message dated Sept 2, 2016. Page then described preparing former FBI director James Comey to brief Obama on the details of a particular investigation.

Congressional investigators told Fox News the texts could spark an inquiry into the depth of Obama’s knowledge and involvement in the Clinton investigation.

Page also revealed in her text messages with the Strzok that former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe knew of emails discovered on Clinton aide Huma Abedin’s computer on Sept 28, 2016. Comey did not notify Congress of this batch of emails until days before the election on October 28, 2016. The delay in notification and the role McCabe played in the investigation is reportedly an item of interest for FBI inspector general Michael Horowitz in a new report.
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/07/2018 08:20 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [388 views] Top|| File under:

#1  But he had little time for the CIA morning brief.
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/07/2018 9:27 Comments || Top||

#2  A man's gotta have his priorities, B.
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 02/07/2018 10:13 Comments || Top||

#3  Of course Obumble was oking this operation.

Now if only we can get charges to stick against him and have him hung for treason....
Posted by: DarthVader || 02/07/2018 12:51 Comments || Top||

#4  Better he'd flee to avoid prosecution and fly to Indonesia. Or Kenya.
Posted by: Bobby || 02/07/2018 14:56 Comments || Top||

#5  I think, eventually, we're going to be told (not saying it's true) that Peter - in the midst of midlife crisis - reverted to adolescent lying to impress his girlfriend.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 02/07/2018 15:27 Comments || Top||

#6  His girlfriend was in on it up to her tippy-top.
Posted by: E. Clainter9830 || 02/07/2018 16:03 Comments || Top||

#7  Fun part would be Moochelle screeching about the amenities - or more properly the lack of - in exile.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 02/07/2018 16:11 Comments || Top||

#8  What else do you expect from a POTUS that lied about his healthcare plan, lied about Benghazi, lied about Fast and Furious, lied about his father, lied about his mother and had his birth certificate and college transcripts sealed by court order.
Posted by: Sock Puppet of Doom || 02/07/2018 16:12 Comments || Top||

#9  #7 - She could share it with Grace Mugabe. They could sell it as "Real 'House'Wives of Unextraditable Settling"
Posted by: Frank G || 02/07/2018 19:15 Comments || Top||


-Land of the Free
Somebody Just Leaked Every Phone Number and Address on Anthony Weiner's Laptop: 639 Politicians and Media Personalities Doxxed
[Squawker] The kicker? All of this information was released straight from Weiner’s laptop, which is currently being held under evidence by the FBI.

It’s important to note that we are not trying to “witch hunt” anyone, and this information is not meant for you to do the same. We are not interested in doxxing these individuals, rather we are interested in reporting on the doxxing list that was released, potentially by a rogue FBI agent.
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 02/07/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [560 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Probably has the whole laptop...
Posted by: BrerRabbit || 02/07/2018 1:34 Comments || Top||

#2  potentially by a rogue FBI agent

Best case scenario.
Posted by: gorb || 02/07/2018 1:43 Comments || Top||

#3  The Abedin-Weiner household had a habit of b*rfing the sensitive content stored on their personal IT infrastructure all over the net.

The reasonable assumption is that everything stored on Weiner's laptop has been in the hands of every international player that isn't electronically deaf and blind. For Years!

The same goes for the content stored on Congressional PCs and servers.

Nuts!
Posted by: Elmerert Hupens2660 || 02/07/2018 2:42 Comments || Top||

#4  Number 3 is a damage assessment assumption that must be made. A follow-on assumption might indicate that everyone contacted (each number contained on the laptop) has also become a potential target for exploitation.

In today's electronic environment, there really is no good method to protect electronic generated communications. Once you hit the 'push-to-talk' or 'SEND' button, you're a potential collection target.
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/07/2018 5:56 Comments || Top||

#5 
Posted by: 3dc || 02/07/2018 7:45 Comments || Top||

#6  ...Whatta shame. Popcorn, anyone?

Mike
Posted by: Mike Kozlowski || 02/07/2018 8:41 Comments || Top||

#7  Swamp water draining to new levels. Additional.... "I'm not running again" congressional notifications at 1100. Stay tuned.
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/07/2018 8:48 Comments || Top||

#8  just might do some prank calls to ValJar and Oblahblah in Farsi to help the NSA/DIA wake up
Posted by: Frank G || 02/07/2018 8:53 Comments || Top||

#9  I'm waiting for those two Russian disc jockeys to call ValJar...that would be a hoot.

Someone in the FBI has a burn phone with Zero's unlisted cell phone number on it. You get that, you'll get the one to the docket.
Posted by: Sock Puppet of Doom || 02/07/2018 9:08 Comments || Top||

#10  I looked up some of the names associated with the 617 area code (Boston & surrounding suburbs) - Skip Gates of Harvard, Robert Reicccccccccch of Brandeis, Peter Cannelos and some other wanker from the Boston Globe. My guess is that Weiner may have needed some good press at some point, which is just a phone call or e-mail away.
Posted by: Raj || 02/07/2018 9:34 Comments || Top||

#11  4chan is sending dick pics to every fax machine on this list right now.
Posted by: Herb McCoy7309 || 02/07/2018 11:34 Comments || Top||

#12  So, none of the first hundred names in the Boston phone book? /s
Posted by: Procopius2k || 02/07/2018 11:40 Comments || Top||

#13  I called the Soros number...out of service, damn.
Posted by: jvalentour || 02/07/2018 12:15 Comments || Top||

#14  The laptop was previously in the custody of the NYPD, and they no doubt adore Weiner as much as the rest of New York City.
Posted by: Grunter || 02/07/2018 12:39 Comments || Top||

#15  11 4chan is sending dick pics to every fax machine on this list right now.

Please don't tell me this info is wrong, cuz I'm laughing here.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 02/07/2018 13:31 Comments || Top||

#16  Anthony Weiner - now with more dick pics!
Posted by: Raj || 02/07/2018 14:09 Comments || Top||

#17  Why restrict to fax machines when most people can receive images via text?
Posted by: trailing wife || 02/07/2018 15:23 Comments || Top||

#18  If you want to know more, go to http://reddit.com/r/The_Donald and it's got all the latest.
Posted by: Herb McCoy7309 || 02/07/2018 16:01 Comments || Top||

#19  Link to Herb's #18.

Thanks Herb !
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/07/2018 16:03 Comments || Top||

#20  Thank goodness I changed my name and number this week! WHEW! Close.
Posted by: AlmostAnonymous5839 || 02/07/2018 17:17 Comments || Top||

#21 
Posted by: Anomalous Sources || 02/07/2018 18:37 Comments || Top||


Home Front: Politix
Russian pranksters spoof Adam Schiff by telling Democrat that Putin has NAKED blackmail pictures of Trump - and he gets his staff to try to collect 'classified materials for the FBI'
[DailyMail] - Adam Schiff, the ranking Democratic member of the House Intel Committee was recorded speaking to Russian pranksters who spun elaborate 'kompromat' tale

- He told Vocan and Lexus, two radio pranksters who have also hit Nikki Haley, that he would pass their claims to the FBI in a call made last year

- The duo posed as a fake Ukrainian politician to say Trump had sex with Russian glamour model Olga Buzova after a Miss Universe pageant in 2013

- In the call they said Putin had been passed naked pictures of Trump and now-president had used secret codes for talks with Russians

- Duo gave emails to DailyMail.com which showed Schiff's staff trying to arrange to collect 'classified' documents from Ukraine's embassy in D.C.

- Schiff's office claimed he was not fooled by the call and reported it to 'authorities' but did not explain why his staff kept up correspondence

- Call posted in April 2017 surfaced as Schiff waits to see if Trump will declassify his Democratic version of the Devin Nunes memo which shamed the FBI
Posted by: Vast Right Wing Conspiracy || 02/07/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [355 views] Top|| File under:

#1  I'm sure Trump had the Russians do it.
[Snicker]
Posted by: gorb || 02/07/2018 1:42 Comments || Top||

#2 
Posted by: 3dc || 02/07/2018 7:48 Comments || Top||

#3  If the Russians thought Carter Page was an idiot, I wonder what Russian Pejorative phrase they use for Shiffless?
Posted by: Sock Puppet of Doom || 02/07/2018 9:10 Comments || Top||

#4  I'm sure the Russians are familiar with the term Schifferbrains.
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 02/07/2018 10:19 Comments || Top||

#5  Lest we forget about Mr. Schiff actually colluding with Russia by appearing on RT TV in 2013:



Note: RT America was required to register as a foreign agent on November 10 2017.
Posted by: Vast Right Wing Conspiracy || 02/07/2018 16:46 Comments || Top||

#6  Comment #4 Abu - I don't know where you are but I laughed so loud at that, that you probably heard me.
Posted by: warthogswife || 02/07/2018 19:32 Comments || Top||

#7  San Diego region, as am I
Posted by: Frank G || 02/07/2018 19:56 Comments || Top||


Rep. Eric Swalwell: Democratic memo ‘bolsters credibility' of the FBI
Rep. Eric Swalwell said Tuesday the Democratic memo "bolsters credibility" for the Federal Bureau of Investigation and justice system.

"Ours bolsters the credibility of the FBI, to point out that they actually did go through the correct process," Mr. Swalwell, California Democrat, said on Fox News.

Republicans released their memo Friday on alleged use of an unverified dossier in obtaining surveillance warrants on members of President Trump’s campaign team. The House Intelligence Committee voted to release the Democratic memo on Monday, but Mr. Trump has to approve it, as he did with Republicans.

Mr. Swalwell explained that Democrats did not support the release the Republican memo because they did not want evidence released in an ongoing investigation, but Republicans did support the release of the Democratic memo.

"The public sentiment was that they wanted the full picture, and Democrats didn’t believe that in an ongoing investigation that the public, or subjects or witnesses in the investigation, like the White House and White House staff members, should see evidence that is being used in the case, which now is open and out there," he said.

Mr. Swalwell said Democrats now want their memo released because of misinformation in the Republican memo.

Posted by: Vast Right Wing Conspiracy || 02/07/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [391 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Democrats didn’t believe that in an ongoing investigation that the public, or subjects or witnesses in the investigation, like the White House and White House staff members, should see evidence that is being used in the case

Why? Didn't want to sway a potential jury? Didn't want to sway members of Congress.

Horsepoop.
Posted by: gorb || 02/07/2018 1:45 Comments || Top||

#2  Our memo can beat your memo.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 02/07/2018 1:46 Comments || Top||

#3  HEH.

I have a Memo from the IG that is like a golden shower on the democrats running this "intel service".

On 0bamas bed.
Posted by: newc || 02/07/2018 2:06 Comments || Top||

#4  Video that nails it
Posted by: 3dc || 02/07/2018 7:51 Comments || Top||

#5  3dc,

That about sums it up...leaks of memo contents on front page of the NYT in ten...nine...eight...seven...
Posted by: Sock Puppet of Doom || 02/07/2018 9:12 Comments || Top||

#6  People used to say that Hoover was a danger to the US. They succeeded in demonizing him personally without looking all that closely at the bureau.

Tsarnaevs...how many intel agencies told the bureau about them?

Nidal Hassan...wherein they had volumes of e mail detailing his thoughts/plans to kill US troops.

Whitey Bulger/Steve Flemmi...not enough room to even casually broach the subject.

Yeah, we really NEED the FBI. Look at their man of the hour, their wonder boy on the case...Strzok! for Pete's sake, the man IS James Bond. Of course JB was the only operative I ever heard of who compulsively introduced himself to anybody who would listen. I wouldn't mind the clown show as much if it weren't as expensive and increasingly intrusive.
Posted by: Cesare || 02/07/2018 9:46 Comments || Top||

#7  But, but, but all of these people were....on the FBI's radar.
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/07/2018 9:50 Comments || Top||

#8  There's only one way to settle it. Get some indictments and let's go to court.
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 02/07/2018 10:24 Comments || Top||

#9  I fear it may never happen. The Clinton's are too deeply entrenched.
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/07/2018 13:33 Comments || Top||

#10  Whitey Bulger/Steve Flemmi...not enough room to even casually broach the subject.

Whitey had seven Boston FBI agents on his payroll, including John 'Zip' Connolly, John 'Vino' Morris, and H. Paul Rico. Ironic name, that last one...
Posted by: Raj || 02/07/2018 15:23 Comments || Top||

#11  You gonna believe Congresscritter (whose Indian name is Swallows Well"?
Posted by: warthogswife || 02/07/2018 19:35 Comments || Top||



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