What’s crazy is how quickly the conventional wisdom today coalesced around the idea that the president of the United States is just lying to us for fun about a drug he’s taking in the midst of a pandemic.
And for good reason — given all the “just being sarcastic” stuff recently.
What’s also crazy is people thinking this will suddenly make the Pompeo/IG story go away.
"Provisional death counts are based on death certificate data received and coded by the National Center for Health Statistics as of May 1, 2020. Death counts are delayed and may differ from other published sources."
Look at the data. Did people suddenly stop dying in the last few weeks -- not just from coronavirus, but from all causes?
Of course not. They just haven't received or coded the death certificates.
Both the mayor of New York City and the governor of Georgia now say they were completely unaware of this very essential fact about the coronavirus, which health officials have stated publicly since January.
Pence says Iran "assisted in the clandestine travel" of 9/11 terrorists.
9/11 Report says terrorists traveled through Iran because it was known it didn't stamp passports, but "no evidence that Iran or Hezbollah was aware of the planning for what later became the 9/11 attack."
This is the time when Sondland said he told Yermak that the military aid was likely conditioned on announcing the investigations.
Yermak: "And I remember – everything is fine with my memory – we talked about how well the meeting went. That’s all we talked about."
Yermak on military aid freeze:
"We honestly said, ‘Okay, that’s bad, what’s going on here?’ We were told that they would figure it out. And after a certain amount of time the aid was unfrozen. We did not have the feeling that this aid was connected to any one specific issue.”