‘Cowardly’ Comey ‘All About Preserving His Reputation’
On Saturday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz stated that former FBI Director James Comey is “all about preserving his reputation” and said Comey is “using his friends to get his point out. It’s cowardly.”
Dershowitz said that he’s always liked Comey, but Comey has been “using his friends to get his point out. It’s cowardly. And I think it’s about time that Comey is confronted directly with cross-examination. He was a great director of the FBI, but when the whole Hillary Clinton thing began, he cared more about his reputation and his dignity than about what was good for America.”
Dershowitz added, “I’d want to find out if he was the source of the leaks of the memo that he was quoted in. Second, I would ask him why he didn’t talk directly, why he’s using his friends. I would go back to his decisions to speak to the public.” He continued that while he disagreed with President Trump’s reported characterization of Comey as a “nutjob,” calling him a “showboat” is “not a bad characterization.”
He further stated Comey’s motives are “all about preserving his reputation above everything else.” Dershowitz further argued that Comey revealed Clinton investigation because thought Clinton was going to win, and he would be faulted by Trump supporters for not revealing the investigation, and so Comey revealed the Clinton investigation to preserve his reputation.
Dershowitz also stated that he believes Trump fired Comey due to Comey’s statement that he felt sick over the prospect that he might have influenced the election.
Dershowitz concluded that the Russia investigation should be handled by an independent commission, not a special counsel, “because I don’t see any crimes. Let’s take the worst-case scenario, let’s assume that Trump–which it didn’t happen–the Trump campaign got together with the Russians and said, let’s make Trump president because he’s better than Hillary Clinton. Terrible politically, what’s the crime? … Or he leaks material–he shouldn’t have–to the Russians about the Israeli spy. Terrible, he shouldn’t have done it. … But there’s no crime.”
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Big Media, the giant corporate monsters that manipulate the public mentality do not seem concerned with protecting people from an oppressive government; but seem more concerned with flexing their own power – in making and breaking people
First Democrat Casualty in the Swamp Wars
May 20, 2017 By Dennis Jamison
The firing of James Comey was more representative of the first real Democrat Deep State casualty of the “Swamp Wars” than any other. However, despite top Democrats calling for Comey’s head at the beginning of May, the puppet masters in the Party took the position that the former FBI Director could still be useful with the now famous “Comey memo.” It is like using Comey as a dead fish to create an unbearable stench within America – a putrid stench aimed at manufacturing doubt and suspicion about the Trump presidency – yet again.
Now, the current “Democratic” Party mantra that seems to have the most traction is the “collusion” between the dastardly Russians and Donald Trump, or members of his election staff, or transition staff, or presidential staff (any propaganda that would work). Putin and the Russians are the current bad guys of the month. And ironically, James Comey may have been on the list in the past, but now he is considered useful still with his memo, which says little, and generates more unanswered questions, but fans the fumes of the stench. And though the Deep State Obama/Clinton tool was surgically removed from his post, and represents the first casualty the Democrat Party suffered in the Swamp Wars, he proved useful still.
Democrat insurrection was predicted by many of the major conservative talk show hosts like Rush Limbaugh, Mark Levin, and Michael Savage
On the other side of the uneven playing field, Mike Flynn was taken out through innuendo surrounding the Russian “collusion.” Jeff Sessions was compelled to recuse himself from such issues, and though he did, he was still targeted by the Democrats for removal from his position. And more recently, the former House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif. was forced out of his post as leader of the Committee to Investigate the Russian “collusion.” Yet, the real Democrat objective is to eliminate Donald Trump as President of the United States in any way possible.
This Democrat insurrection was predicted by many of the major conservative talk show hosts like Rush Limbaugh, Mark Levin, and Michael Savage. Many others in the media are now acknowledging the harsh realities of such prophecies, and are quite aware that what is currently occurring within the new Leftist/Media – manipulated Democrat Party goes well beyond the norm of political opposition to the victorious party. What is unfolding is their contingency plan that activated in case the people of the United States did not obey the mainstream media reasoning to vote for Hillary Clinton because Ms. Clinton was the heir to the “throne” of POTUS. Donald Trump’s election defied the MSM power to manipulate the outcome of election. And, the MSM now seem worried about competition from the Russians.
A long time ago, Adolf Hitler engaged first in a peace treaty, then in outright warfare against the Russians (then known as Soviets), and if one has the strength of character to admit it, the Democrats and their minions are following a similar pathway. Especially, the MSM today seems to be following the propaganda playbook Hitler set in motion formulated in Mein Kampf:
All this was inspired by the principle—which is quite true within itself—that in the big lie there is always a certain force of credibility; because the broad masses of a nation are always more easily corrupted in the deeper strata of their emotional nature than consciously or voluntarily; and thus in the primitive simplicity of their minds they more readily fall victims to the big lie than the small lie, since they themselves often tell small lies in little matters but would be ashamed to resort to large-scale falsehoods.
It would never come into their heads to fabricate colossal untruths, and they would not believe that others could have the impudence to distort the truth so infamously. Even though the facts which prove this to be so may be brought clearly to their minds, they will still doubt and waver and will continue to think that there may be some other explanation. For the grossly impudent lie always leaves traces behind it, even after it has been nailed down, a fact which is known to all expert liars in this world and to all who conspire together in the art of lying. — Adolf Hitler, Mein Kampf, vol. I, ch. X
Methodology of deceit is now unfolding in the United States of America
This methodology of deceit is now unfolding in the United States of America, and the MSM is conducting a clinic on the propagation of the big lie with regard to Russian “collusion.” It is what they are pursuing – no matter what – to unravel a legally conducted presidential election in which the people of the United States made their choice clearly known. These constant attacks from the Democrat propaganda outlets are now being seen for what they are, and anyone involved with the media needs to rethink their purpose in light of such outrageous and dangerous conduct by the Fourth Estate.
Fewer and fewer Americans who have common sense trust the MSM for such over-the-top, baseless accusation and innuendo against Donald Trump
Fewer and fewer Americans who have common sense trust the MSM for such over-the-top, baseless accusation and innuendo against Donald Trump or the members of his executive administration. The big lie spewed by Big Media has way too many holes as outrageously big it may be. The big lie may fool masses of uninformed voters and those who could care less about voting, but all citizens are not as stupid as the media moguls seem to suspect.
In reality, as the investigation into the Russian “collusion” has been dragging on for months, the foundation for the lie increases, and the Comey dismissal simply served as way to transform him into as the first Democrat martyr in the Swamp Wars.
The MSM is seething that Donald Trump had the audacity to dismiss Comey, as the Deep State “knight” taken from the political arena. Yet, despite the loss for the Democrat and the Establishment conspirators, the dismissal is still useful to embellish the “collusion” lie, and Comey did not even have to open his mouth. Of course it would not dawn on the millions of low information voters that the MSM would “fabricate colossal untruths, and they would not believe that others could have the impudence to distort the truth so infamously.” And the minions on the Left would not even care whether there was tampering with the truth. Truth, for the most part, is less important to the Left than forcing leftist propaganda upon the common citizen.
As Hitler understood—the facts may prove the lie to be false, but facts are not important to people who care little for the truth. Joseph Goebbels, Hitler’s master of propaganda, knew “If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it.” Herr Goebbels applied Hitler’s thought well in manipulating the common people. However, a Russian by the name of Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov may have originated the seeds of such manipulation as he is credited as declaring, “A lie told often enough becomes truth.” The master Marxist who put this into practice long before the two infamous Nazis was more commonly known as Vladimir Lenin.
The American people hoped to drain the swamp in Washington, D.C. by electing Donald Trump in 2016, but the source of the stench, as well as big lies, is more clearly the media moguls who are manifesting the power of the Fourth Estate as never experienced before. It certainly appears that the MSM in America are applying what they have learned from the masters of manipulation. It has been said that the MSM made Barack Obama what Americans thought he was in the election of 2008, and they certainly tried to make the common citizen believe that Hillary Clinton should have been the first woman POTUS.
The real irony is that right in front of the media elites in Washington, D.C., are stories that await the light of day, but politics, and perhaps personal pride, prevent them from honestly pursuing the truth – reporting on the scandal of Hillary Clinton’s betrayal of America via the information leakage from her infamous private server, or prostituting herself to the most generous Clinton donors. And, even more astounding than a president who bugged the Democratic National Committee headquarters in the Watergate building, are the recent discoveries of the previous Democrat administration, in a flagrant abuse of government power, initiating surveillance of the opposition party in a presidential election.
The Swamp Wars may continue if Trump remains true to the words in his inaugural address that expressed an honest commitment to the people. If the MSM is reacting this severely as one of their own was taken out, the Swamp Wars will definitely continue. Comey is just the first Democrat casualty. But the greater casualty Americans are now discovering is that truth itself has become a victim. This is truly sad as the media used to be trusted to defend the people from an oppressive government. Today, the media as a defender of the citizen is but an illusion. Today Big Media, the giant corporate monsters that manipulate the public mentality do not seem concerned with protecting people from an oppressive government; but seem more concerned with flexing their own power – in making and breaking people.
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