From the Wombat's In The Mailbox: 08.17.22 (Afternoon Edition), LI notes how the FBI Returns Trump’s Passports the Agency Supposedly Didn’t Have. I hope they made the agent who grabbed them personally deliver them back to
President Trump and apologize. But they didn't. Today's fight will be the
affidavit hearing, where the same anti-Trump
will get to decide whether the DOJ/FBI affidavit used to justify the search
will be released. If it isn't, I think we can presume it would help Trump
bolster his case that the raid was unjustified. At the Wombats In The Mailbox: 08.17.22 (Evening Edition), This ain't Hell, Hearing to be held to unseal Mar-a-Lago raid affidavit. Vicky Taft at PJ Media, BOMBSHELL: Outing of Trump Raid 'Leaker' Shatters FBI Document Excuse, Now
All Eyes Are on Affidavit Hearing. WaPoo whines Trump wants Mar-a-Lago affidavit released, as some aides ponder risk. They're point is that it's strictly a one-sided view, the DOJ making it's
case for the raid. I think Trump thinks it's worth the risk. Ace
suspects Did the DOJ and FBI Lie To Get Another Warrant, This One to Recover
Documents Exposing Their Crimes In Getting the Previous Fraudulent
Russiagate Warrants? "Neo-Neocon shared this theory, written up by her commenter TJ Olsen, but offered by Robert Barnes on Viva Frei's podcast."
That's a question provoked by something Sam Harris says in this video. His instant answer is "It's not left wing. Liz Cheney is not left wing."
Pushed with the question, "You're` content with a conspiracy to prevent somebody being democratically elected President?" Harris stutters and gets out: "It was a conspiracy out in the open." Then: "But it doesn't matter — what part's conspiracy, what part's out in the open." More stumbling, then a retreat into outer space: "If there was an asteroid hurtling toward earth and we got in a room together with all of our friends and had a conversation of what we could do to deflect its course, is that a conspiracy?"