Origins of a golden shower

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Some guests on cable tv news/infotainment shows have claimed the hired Brit agent has credibility in the world IT community. And that he used his contacts in Russia to prepare the dossier. Given Clapper says US IT cannot confirm or deny the truth of the dossier contents, which is also… Read more »

Yes, but we do know the name of the person who, ahem, leaked the document. Its Christopher Steele, a former MI6 agent, who has been a respected source of information for decades. He is now hiding, by the way, as some people who have run afoul of Putin met with… Read more »

Brilliant piece, Katie. You’ve raised the principle of economy of words to new heights.

Katie, I think you misunderstand or are very naughty, what’s happened here is that Trump’s idea of capitalism is that if the rich get richer then the 99% inevitably benefit Trump’s economic theory is used to describe the belief that if high income earners gain an increase in salary, then… Read more »

Steele did not release the dossier. His job was to collect dirt, gossip and salacious details using his contacts in Russia. Which he did. He then submitted the dossier to M16 and FBI (or rather his client did), as these are right people to separate wheat (if there are any)… Read more »