[This is the addended transcript of my regular KVMR commentary broadcast on 6 July 2016.]
Today millions of Americans believe that yesterday morning we saw justice publicly executed at the hand of a corrupt federal government. And the executioner was none other than FBI Director James Comey, who was not supposed to wield the ax, yet he did it anyway.
Even he must have known that history would be made by his unprecedented public statement (transcript here), one not called for by his job description nor delivered by any of his predecessors. Comey spent the first 14 minutes detailing the federal penal codes Ms Clinton had violated, and then summarily stated there was not enough evidence to indict her, after which he peremptorily walked out of the room. Americans were both astounded and distressed. (more here)
The many remarkable events over the past eighteen months, along with coincidences during the last two weeks, have given rise to a number of conspiracy theories on what really happened behind the scenes that led to yesterday. So now allow me to entertain you by spinning one more such conspiracy theory that you might not have heard yet.