Thursday, June 1, 2017
Weaponizing and Colluding Quote of the Day
“The Russians, in my opinion ... could not have known how best to weaponize that information unless they have been guided ... by Americans. I think it’s fair to ask, how did that actually influence the campaign, and how did they know what messages to deliver? Who told them? Who were they coordinating with, and colluding with?" (emphasis added) -- Hillary Clinton, interviewed at the Code Conference in California on May 31. Good points: the pilfered e-mails, the fake news stories, and social media attacks were the "weapons," while the strategy and targeting was provided by Trump and his associates.