Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Flotsam and Jetsam - Garland Kept FBI Out of Biden's Garage

Are we still talking about the top secret files that Joe Biden took at the end of the Obama administration, and seemingly scattered around his living and working places? Damn right we are! And a lot of people don't want us to! So we must. At the Wombats In The Mailbox: 01.17.23 (Morning Edition) Da Tech Guy wonders Has the Left Demoted Joe Biden from “Useful Idiot” to Just Plain “Idiot”?, and Don Surber suspects Biden May Be Cheneyed, The Lid thinks IT’S ON: House GOP Demanding Answers In Biden Document Scandal, Power Line sees Garage logic, Biden style,Victory Girls discuss Top Secret Corvette Security, Weasel Zippers hear from Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN): Investigating Biden’s Classified Document Scandal Is A “Political Game”, and The Federalist lists Five Times Media Ran Cover For Biden In Classified Documents Scandal (only 5? Seems low). And at the Wombat's In The Mailbox: 01.17.23 (Evening Edition), EBL sends HUNTER BIDEN PAYING OFF THE “BIG GUY”? and Which Democrat Kingmaker(s) Want Biden Out?, Twitchy has Jonathan Last – Stupid People Can’t Tell The Difference Between Document Breaches, Special K Breaks Under The Weight Of More Questions About Biden’s Document Bungles, and American Power: The Big Problem With the Biden Documents Story

At PJ Media, Athena Thorne remembers That Time in 2010 When VP Biden Left Classified Documents Lying Around the West Wing, so he's a repeat offender. Althouse not impressed by Phil Bumps attempt to downplay the scandal in He knows you are, but what is he?. David Catron at Am Spec speculates Was the Mar-a-Lago Raid a Biden Insurance Policy? "Perhaps it was meant to indemnify him against the kind of scandal in which he is now immersed." 'Bonchie' at Red State notes Dan Bongino Has Two Theories About Biden's Classified Documents; Neither of Them Look Good "To start, Bongino suggests this could be a “sabotage hit job” against Biden by Democrats who want to force him out of the 2024 race. . . . Bongino then continued with his second theory, which is that something bigger is going on in regard to criminal liability Biden may be facing." Josh Hammer at Front Page isn't the first to suspect Is the Deep State Coming After Joe Biden? At the Free Bacon, This Overlooked Detail Suggests Biden's Classified Document Scandal Could Bring Down His Presidency "Ian Sams, the upward-failing Forrest Gump of political disaster, is handling the White House response." Mary Chastain at LI,  Democrats Use Schiff as Shiv to Stick Biden Over Classified Docs Debacle. At CNS News, Rep. Adam Schiff: ‘It Was Inadvertent That These Documents Were in These Locations’ which doesn't make it better. KT at Haut Hare, Obama’s ethics chief rips Biden for 'appalling negligence' of classified documents. Fox, Biden classified docs scandal: Watchdog files ethics complaint over White House Counsel's Office involvement. At JTN, Former Obama ethics chief excoriates Biden over classified document storage, "Biden's own retention of classified records reflects an inexcusable neglect of the most basic security protocols." At Power Line, Scott Johnson quips Lying well is the best revenge. Breitbart Reports White House Aides Admit Classified Doc Scandal to Impact Joe Biden’s Expected 2024 Launch.

An important detail from Dave Strom at Haut Hair, Merrick Garland kept FBI out of Biden document search.  The Wall Street Journal@WSJ "The Justice Department considered but decided against monitoring the search for classified documents at President Biden's homes, people familiar with the matter said." At Da Wire, though, White House Won’t Say If Feds Searching For More Biden Classified Docs Or If Biden Is Involved In Search.

At Da Caller, Scarborough Says GOP Isn’t Wrong To Want To Know Contents Of Docs In Biden’s GarageCurtis Houck@CurtisHouck CBS's@StevenPortnoy to KJP: "The reason I ask is...the first call that [Biden's] personal attorneys made on Nov. 2 was not to the FBI that they had secret documents out in the open. The first call was to...the West Wing. How is that the right thing?" Capt. Ed comments "Looks like the White House’s spin isn’t convincing its normally friendlier media outlets, eh? Kudos to Steve Portnoy, but the real answer to his question is clear — it wasn’t the right thing." Nick Givas at JTN, White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre under fire in midst of Biden document drama. "It is increasingly painful to watch Karine Jean-Pierre," legal commentator Jonathan Turley  tweeted Friday, "as she argues that they have been 'transparent' by being transparently unwilling to answer any questions." Nick Arama at Red State watches WH Cracks Under More Grilling, Can't Keep Story Straight on Biden Classified Docs. "Joe Biden’s classified document scandal is unrolling like most things that involve Joe Biden — it’s full of lies and a complete mess." Jim Geraghty at NRO, Biden’s Useless Promises of Transparency. Fox, Biden again ignores reporters' questions on classified documents, "White House staff quickly rushes reporters out of Oval Office" At Mediaite, ‘I Looked Him Straight In The Eye!’ NBC’s Peter Alexander Caught On Hot Mic Complaining Biden Blew Off His Special Counsel Question. At Twitchy, Jonathan Last notes that ‘stupid people can’t tell the difference’ between document breaches. Dave Strom sees evidence MSNBC is panicked about Biden documents scandal. In a point against him, Rob Reiner Calls Joe Biden ‘Decent Law Abiding Person’ in Wake of Classified Documents Scandal (Breitbart). I&I, Biden: Making America Worse Again.

Natalie Winters at the War Room reports Hunter Biden’s China-Linked Company Paid $49,910 In Rent – Identical To Amount Hunter Biden Paid For Joe’s House Where Classified Documents Found, Expense Reports Reveal. Quite a 'coincidence,' but let's not forget Hunter was doing crack at the time. Breitbart reports Hunter Paid for 2010 Repairs on Delaware House Where Joe Biden Stashed Classified Docs, how sweet! Dave Harsanyi at Da Fed explains Here’s Why The Hunter Biden Corruption Story Is Worth Investigating, Chuck Todd. From the Daily Fetched, Biden Removed His Tax Filings from Campaign Webpage Just 3 Weeks before FBI Raid on Mar-a-Lago, since restored. Weird. Matt Margolis at PJ Media, Ex-Intel Official Admits He Knew Hunter Laptop Was Real, and That's Not the Worst Part. "But the worst part is, despite this deception by Wise and the other intelligence officials, he feels no regret for misleading the public." Dan Chaitin at Da Wire, Intel Veteran Knew Hunter Biden Laptop ‘Had To Be Real’ Before Signing Letter. Capt. Ed at Haut Hare, Recant? Intel signatory on Hunter laptop now says they knew much of it was real. Sundance at CTH hosts Tucker Carlson Outlines How the National Security State is Superseding Elections by Controlling Politicians.

At PJ Media, Bob Spencer says Oops: Joe Biden Just Torpedoed the Left’s Entire Jan. 6 ‘Insurrection’ Narrative If you need to work about taking on the federal government, you need some F-15s. You don’t need an R– AR-15. Has any president in American history so delighted in taunting his citizens?" And Rick Moran notes Paranoid Biden Worries That 2A Supporters Only Want to Overthrow the Government. At Da Caller, Biden Claims His Daughter Is A Social Worker — She Hasn’t Been One For 11 Years, living in the past, and the White House. Also,  Has Biden Outlived His Usefulness? Why Some Dems Are Throwing The Octogenarian To The Curb. At Da Mail, VP Biden insisted 'nuclear football' briefcase used for counterstrikes to protect US remain a MILE behind his motorcade in Wilmington to preserve his image as 'a regular Joe'. Diana Glebova at Da Caller wonders Where Has Kamala Harris Been For Seven Months? Who cares as long as she stays away.

At Front Page the great Victor Davis Hanson explains What Caused the Anti-Trump Hysteria "The main perpetrators ignored the ancient law of "what goes around comes around." And at the Wombat's In The Mailbox: 01.17.23 (Evening Edition),  At Am Great, Batt Boose exclaims Compared to the Present, Trump Era Was a Golden Age "As much as one is tempted to blame the “elites,” and they are truly contemptible, the American people share responsibility for failing to rebuke the yoke of this new world order."

At the Pipeline, Michael Walsh claims that  To Save America, Repeal the 26th Amendment (18 year old vote). Good luck with that. 

Sundance at CTH, Manipulated Economic News on Inflation – Prepare for Bad Corporate Earnings Reports as a Result of Poor Holiday Sales

Breitbart, January 6 Rioter First to Be Acquitted of Obstruction, Convicted on Other Charges. The Redoubtable Julie Kelly at Am Great claims New Body-Worn Camera Footage from J6 Supports Calls for Release of All Video "The American people deserve the unvarnished truth, not the Capitol police version of events." Meanwhile ex-Congresscritter Adam Kinzinger sells signed copies of Jan 6th report for $100 (PM). Hey, baby needs new shoes!

John Sexton at Haut Hair reports the Number of Virginia high schools who failed to inform students of merit awards rises to 13. Ace, At Least Thirteen Virginia Schools Now Known to Have Hidden or "Delayed" Reporting of National Merit Awards to Students in Name of "Equity;" Governor Youngkin Blasts "Maniacal maniacal Focus on Equal Outcomes for All Students at All Costs." At Da Blaze, Youngkin slams district for hiring $450K equity coach, withholding students' awards. At the Wombats In The Mailbox: 01.17.23 (Morning Edition)  LI reports a California Woman Sues School District for Allegedly Advising Her Daughter to Gender Transition Without Her Knowledge,

John Green at Am Think thinks This a Republican Turning Point, of the Speaker fight. At Da Wire, ‘Going to Be A Knife Fight’: House GOP Fighting Biden Administration On Raising Debt Ceiling. Sundance is Cautiously Optimistic about The House Select Subcommittee on the Weaponization of the Federal Government. WaEx reports Marjorie Taylor Greene scores spot on Homeland Security and House Oversight committees as liberals shriek. With glee Mediaite claims Marjorie Taylor Greene and Lauren Boebert Threw Down in a Bathroom Screaming Match Over McCarthy. From the Wombat's In The Mailbox: 01.17.23 (Evening Edition), Weasel Zippers: Antisemite Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Mogadishu) Complains She Will Be Removed From Foreign Affairs Committee Over Her Antisemitism.

Nick Arama at Red State highlights how Elon Highlights 'Concerning' Process to Destroy Secret Instructions from FBI to Twitter. Disappearing censorship instructions, ala Mission Impossible. The Dirty Truth (Josh)@AKA_RealDirty "@DavidSacks explains how the FBI was using a tool called “ teleport” to communicate with Twitter. They were able to send instructions that deleted after 10 days and they weren’t able to take a screenshot of the communication." Part of a very long video I posted the other day. ET hosts an INFOGRAPHIC: Key Revelations of the ‘Twitter Files’. Sadly, at Da Fed, Chris Bedford reports It’s Official: The 118th Congress Will Do Jack All To Stop Big Tech’s Abuses. Da Caller wants you to Meet The ‘Disinformation’ Panelists, Including A Media Mogul and Dem Congressman, Attending the World Economic Forum. Insty snarks TO BE FAIR, HE KNOWS QUITE A LOT ABOUT THE SUBJECT: Brian Stelter, formerly of CNN, hosts panel on “the clear and present danger of disinformation” at Davos. From the Wombat's In The Mailbox: 01.17.23 (Evening Edition),  The Federalist: ABC News Refuses To Ask Adam Schiff About His Push For Big Tech Censorship. At WaEx, Twitter Files: Drugmakers pushed for censorship of generic vaccine advocacy.

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