Fired FBI director Comey begins promoting his new ‘unprecedented’ tell-all book

Fired FBI director Comey begins promoting his new ‘unprecedented’ tell-all book

[Ed. – And here we would have thought he’d title the book ‘What Happened, Too.’]

Fired FBI director James Comey began promoting his forthcoming book on Thursday with an aw-shucks one-liner that recalled the most memorable moment of his blockbuster summertime congressional hearing.

‘Lordy I hope there are pictures,’ Comey tweeted.

During a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing in June, he was asked to comment on President Donald Trump‘s suggestion that recordings might exist to confirm what the two men had talked about during a few now-famous White House meetings.

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‘Comey better hope that there are no “tapes” of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!’ Trump had tweeted in May.

‘Lordy I hope there are tapes,’ Comey told senators a month later.

Comey’s book, titled ‘A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership,’ won’t hit stores until May 1.

The name itself is a play on another newsworthy snippet from the saga that led to Comey’s firing.

The former lawman said in a prepared statement to the Senate that Trump had pressed him for ‘loyalty’ during a sit-down dinner just one week after the president took office.

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