Some wrong ideas just never seem to die. One such is the notion that voting system testing labs weren’t properly accredited in the past, and so some elections should be nullified. Examining why this doesn’t check out–and where it comes from.
Was the 2020 election stolen from Trump by a cryptographic time-bomb placed in a foreign company’s code? Such was the claim made by Tore in her affidavit for the Kraken lawsuit. However, like most other Kraken claims, it was nonsense.
In the waning days of 2020 wild stories about a German server flew around MAGA media. Were US Special Forces involved in a daring raid? Was Gina Haspel at Gitmo? Tracking one of the wildest subplots of the attempted coup.
Is Mollie Hemingway’s new book Rigged trying to wean Trump supporters off pointless election audits?
January 20th: the day the Trumptanic hits the iceberg.
Not in MAGA-world, however. The fantastical among Trump’s devotees still believe that Trump’s long-awaited plan will unfold to keep him President. Even after Biden is inaugurated, some will hold on to the belief that Trump will rise again, Christlike, to restore order. Others have adjusted to reality with varying degrees of resignation, anger, and strangely, self-deprecating irony.
Chief Justice Roberts is the MAGA digital army’s new target. He is being pilloried as compromised and accused of conspiring against Trump. “Behind closed doors, loud arguments were heard…” the story goes.
The Trump campaign legal team dropped their star lawyer, Sidney Powell today. How are the faithful taking this news?
With the election in the rear-view mirror, Joe Biden headed to the White House, and Trump back to Mar-a-Lago, it’s time to take stock.
No matter who the nominee, they will be slimed by the right-wing machine. Vote for who you like, but steel yourselves to the coming onslaught.
I will vote for any Democratic nominee against Trump. But I do have my favorites.