Clinesmith’s guilty plea: The perfect snapshot of Crossfire Hurricane duplicity

Clinesmith’s guilty plea: The perfect snapshot of Crossfire Hurricane duplicity
Kevin Clinesmith (Image: YouTube screen grab)

[Ed. – It’s lies and deceit all the way down.]

… [I]n my view, Clinesmith is lying about lying. His strategy is worth close study because it encapsulates the mendaciousness and malevolence of both “Crossfire Hurricane” (the FBI’s Trump-Russia investigation) and the “collusion” never-enders who continue to defend it. A defendant’s lying about lying does not necessarily make a false-statement guilty plea infirm as a matter of law. The bar is not high. Still, his story is ridiculous, in a way that is easy to grasp once it’s placed in context.

So let’s place it in context.

Our point of reference is spring 2017.

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