WikiLeaks wasted no time on Tuesday extending an provide of employment to former FBI Director James Comey, trying to lure him from the darkish facet to the facet of reality.
Presumably Julian Assange believes even essentially the most craven, corrupt former public official will not be past redemption.
Hours after Comey was unceremoniously fired by President Trump, Julian Assange reached out to the FBI man and urged he may “help lead” the WikiLeaks workplace in Washington D.C.
The job provide was a shock, contemplating that across the identical time right this moment, WikiLeaks retweeted a tweet from March 20 that referred to as out Comey for deceptive Congress about Republican emails not being launched in 2016:
Heavy.com reports: This tweet runs counter to the rumor typically shared throughout the main and the final election that WikiLeaks was in no way inquisitive about any data that may be damaging to Trump.
Comey’s tenure this previous 12 months has been filled with rumors, together with unfounded rumors that he and WikiLeaks had been working collectively. In October and November, some individuals believed that Comey’s announcement in regards to the FBI investigating Clinton’s emails was timed to harm her possibilities at being re-elected. But then after Trump was elected, Comey’s investigation into potential ties between Trump and Russia fueled rumors that Comey was siding with Democrats. It appeared that it doesn’t matter what he did, his choices sparked lots of rumors.
Assange’s provide to rent Comey may quiet unfounded rumors that WikiLeaks was working with Russia, since Russia’s involvement with Trump’s marketing campaign was precisely what Comey was final investigating when he was fired. (Comey doesn’t must take Assange’s provide, nevertheless. His internet value is excessive sufficient to help him and his household, even with out a wage.)
The backside line is that rumors about Comey appear to be flip-flipping so much recently. At one level, individuals speculated that Comey was on the Republicans’ facet. Now that he’s been fired by the Republican President, rumors are just about flipped. Ultimately, this makes it appear that Comey was possible not on any political facet, however simply attempting to do his job in a unstable and troublesome setting.
Assange, in the meantime, can be encouraging Comey to run for President in 2020:
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