4. Exhaustive reporting effort by NYer, fact checking, all levels of editorial & legal; spoke with 50-100 sources
5. Mayer has been getting calls all day, every day, from others… /2
A. Either Ramirez is genuinely mistaken (unlikely), #Kavanaugh truly has no memory (more likely), or he’s lying.
B. FBI’s Potemkin investigation… /3
C. FBI may have reported either nothing or just enough to weakly corroborate Ramirez’ claim w/o shifting overall weight of facts. /4
E. Once again, arbitrary deadline/severe constraints imposed by GOP undermine credibility of effort to discover truth. /5