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Michael Flynn appears to have called QAnon ‘total nonsense’ despite his links

Trump ally reportedly says conspiracy theory a ‘disinformation campaign’ created by CIA and the left, apparent recording revealsMichael Flynn, Donald Trump’s first national security adviser, appears to have called QAnon “total nonsense” and a “disinformation campaign” created by the CIA and the political left – despite his own extensive links to the conspiracy theory and seeming eagerness to serve as its hero.Flynn’s apparent statement was revealed by Lin Wood, a pro-Trump attorney and QAnon sup...
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More Trouble In QAnon: Now Lin Wood Says ‘Stop The Steal’ Is A ‘Deep State’ Plot

Wood asks to meet with Sidney Powell and Michael Flynn to address a "division" in a "critical time" in history.
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QAnon Believers Rattled After Kyle Rittenhouse Calls Extremist Lawyer Lin Wood ‘Insane’

Prominent figures in the far-right conspiracy group turned on the acquitted gunman after followers had previously embraced him.
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Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene introduced a bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to Kyle Rittenhouse

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA).Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene introduced a bill this week to award Kyle Rittenhouse with a Congressional Gold Medal. Rittenhouse was recently found not guilty after he fatally shot two people last summer during civil unrest in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Far-right figures have rallied around Rittenhouse and celebrated him as a "hero." GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene introduced a bill this week to award a Congressional Gold Medal to Kyle ...
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Imagine listening to Lin Wood for more than a minute or two and thinking "Yeah, this guy seems to have his shit in a tidy sack. I should totally listen to what he has to say."— Tamara K. (@TamSlick) November 26, 2021 [Author: Tam]
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In interview, Rittenhouse disavows QAnon and says Lin Wood is insane

QAnon, also known as "mainstream Republicans," has elevated Kyle Rittenhouse to the level of a Holy Knight for the Cause. So when the chubby-cheeked killer told a television interviewer that he didn't believe in QAnoners and that Lin Wood was "insane," it must've thrown the QNuts for a loop. — Read the rest
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Rittenhouse says he fired former attorney Lin Wood because of his support for QAnon and election-fraud conspiracy theories

Kyle Rittenhouse.Sean Krajacic-Pool/Getty Images Kyle Rittenhouse criticized his former attorney, Lin Wood's, for backing conspiracy theories. Rittenhouse said he fired him over "all this QAnon and election fraud stuff." Rittenhouse has been feuding with his former lawyer since being acquitted of homicide. Kyle Rittenhouse said that he fired his former attorney, Lin Wood, because of his belief in QAnon and election-fraud conspiracy theories.Rittenhouse made the claim in an interview with ...
Tags: Politics, Trends, News UK, Fox News, Donald Trump, Wood, Trump, Ashleigh Banfield, Rittenhouse, Tom Porter, Kenosha Wisconsin, Banfield, John Pierce, QAnon, Lin Wood, Kyle Rittenhouse

'He's a really good young guy': Trump says he met with Rittenhouse at Mar-a-Lago

Former President Donald Trump, left, congratulated Kyle Rittenhouse, right, on his acquittal.Getty Images In an interview with Sean Hannity, Trump said Kyle Rittenhouse called him and wanted to meet.  Trump defended Rittenhouse and called him a "nice young man." Rittenhouse was found not guilty of all charges in his homicide trial on Friday.  Former President Donald Trump said he met with Kyle Rittenhouse at Mar-a-Lago in an interview with Fox News' Sean Hannity that aired on Tuesday. Tru...
Tags: Politics, Trends, Cnn, Fox News, Donald Trump, Trump, Kenosha, Sean Hannity, Kyle, HANNITY, Pierce, Ashleigh Banfield, Carlson, Rittenhouse, Kenosha Wisconsin, John Pierce

Kyle Rittenhouse battles Lin Wood for $2 million bail money

Immediately after Kyle Rittenhouse was found not guilty for killing two unarmed men with an assault rifle, another battle ensued — this time over his $2 million bail money. Rittenhouse (with defense attorney Mark Richards) filed to have the teen receive the money, according to Daily Beast, but pro-Trump attorney and Qanon conspiracist Lin Wood says it rightfully belongs to him. — Read the rest
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Rittenhouse blames former lawyers for meeting with Proud Boys at a bar

Kyle Rittenhouse was acquitted for killing two people and injuring one. He called Lin Wood "insane" and said, "He thinks he's God." #proudboys #kylerittenhouse #linwood
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Kyle Rittenhouse said Lin Wood's and John Pierce's legal defense fund in his name was a scam

Kyle Rittenhouse.Sean Krajacic-Pool/Getty Images After being acquitted, Kyle Rittenhouse claimed he was exploited by his former legal team.  Rittenhouse said Lin Wood and John Pierce raised money off his case "for their own benefit." Rittenhouse became a conservative star before and during his trial for shooting people at a protest. Kyle Rittenhouse accused his one-time attorneys Lin Wood and John Pierce of using money in his legal defense fund for their own benefit. The claim came in an inte...
Tags: Politics, Washington Post, Trends, Fox News, Donald Trump, Wood, Tucker Carlson, Kyle, Pierce, Carlson, Rittenhouse, Tom Porter, Kenosha Wisconsin, John Pierce, Lin Wood, Greg Price

Former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn calls for one religion in America

Michael Flynn, former national security adviser to former President Donald Trump, speaks to attendees as he endorses New York City mayoral candidate Fernando Mateo during a campaign event on Thursday, June 3, 2021, in Staten Island, N.Y. AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez Michael Flynn recently spoke about his Christian faith to refute QAnon claims that he worships Satan. Flynn spoke at the "ReAwaken America" tour, which featured other Trump loyalists and anti-vaxxers. Roger Stone, Mike Lindel...
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Someone Take Lin Wood’s Keyboard Before He Gets In More Trouble

New sanctions motion alleges the attorney sat on some problematic emails.
Tags: Law, Government, Legal Ethics, Small Law Firms, Lin Wood

Trump admits he didn't go all-out to push Republicans to vote in the Georgia Senate runoffs because he was 'angry' over losing the election, book says

President Donald Trump headlined a campaign rally in Valdosta, Ga., for Sens. David Perdue, left, and Kelly Loeffler, right. Spencer Platt/Getty Images Donald Trump admits he could have done more to boost voter turnout in the critical 2021 Georgia Senate runoffs. Trump told reporter David Drucker he didn't do more because he was "angry" over the election outcome. Analyses of voter data show a significant drop-off in turnout among conservative voters in the runoffs. Former President D...
Tags: Politics, Senate, White House, Trends, Atlanta, Georgia, Joe Biden, Gop, Mitch McConnell, Rudy, Donald Trump, Perdue, Wall Street Journal, Trump, Donald, Sidney Powell

'Stop listening to grifters telling you not to vote' - Marjorie Taylor Greene appears to contradict Trump's call for his supporters to not vote in 2022 and 2024

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene appeared to contradict former president Donald Trump this week by encouraging GOP voters to "flood the polls." Trump last week said his supporters should not vote in 2022 or 2024 if the Republicans do not back his election fraud claims. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene contradicted former President Donald Trump in a tweet calling for GOP voters to flood the polls. Greene on Monday told Republicans to "stop listening to gr...
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Sidney Powell ignored a Trump campaign memo saying her Dominion theories were bunk, legal filings show

Sidney Powell and former President Donald Trump. Getty Images Sidney Powell's 2020 election conspiracy theories have led to a lot of legal headaches. New court filings from attorneys seeking sanctions against Powell suggest the headaches could've been avoided if she'd looked at a memo from her own client. The Trump campaign internal memo showed Powell's conspiracy theories about Dominion and Smartmatic were bogus. See more stories on Insider's business page. Days after ...
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Pro-Trump attorney Lin Wood suggests Twin Towers weren't hit by planes: "we got played"

Lin Wood told attendees at a rally in Georgia on Friday that neither the Twin Towers nor the Pentagon were hit by planes on September 11, 2001. Here's an excerpt from his speech: Nine eleven. You want to talk about that? — Read the rest
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Elon Musk keeps attacking Jeff Bezos over the billionaires' rival space companies. Here's a history of the Tesla CEO's weirdest beefs, including with Azealia Banks and Pablo Escobar's brother.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has a history of strange spats. Getty Images Elon Musk has a habit of getting into bizarre fights. Recently he's been attacking Jeff Bezos over the billionaires' rival space companies. Bezos is one of an eclectic bunch of people Musk has feuded with, including rapper Azealia Banks. See more stories on Insider's business page. Elon Musk has a serious combative streak.The Tesla and SpaceX CEO is famously unpredictable as chief executives go, a personality tra...
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Trump pushed vote-rigging claims for weeks after his campaign found that they were nonsense, report says

Attorney Sidney Powell leveled claims against a voting machine company the Trump campaign found to be baseless. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Trump pushed false vote-rigging claims for weeks after his campaign had internally discredited them. A November 13 memo on the claims was revealed as part of a lawsuit from a former Dominion employee. The campaign couldn't substantiate claims that the company was part of a global election-rigging conspiracy. See more stories o...
Tags: Politics, Colorado, Trends, Joe Biden, The New York Times, States, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Sidney Powell, Parkinson, Powell, NewsMax, Michelle Malkin, George Soros, Hugo Chavez

Kraken Bill Comes Due And It’s A Remarkably Reasonable $200K

There's going to be a lot of bellyaching in the press, but this is a fine bill.
Tags: Law, Government, Sidney Powell, Election Law, Lin Wood, Kraken Bill

Trump loyalists Michael Flynn and MyPillow CEO Michael Lindell team up with anti-vaxx doctors for 'health and freedom' tour to spread pandemic disinformation, report says

Michael Flynn (L), Roger stone (center), Mike Lindell (R), have all been billed to speak on the “ReAwaken America” tour. Mark Reinstein, Tayfun Coskun, Stephen Maturen/Getty Images Trump loyalists and anti-vaxx doctors have been touring the country for 'health and freedom' conferences. Experts say the events fuel disinformation about the election and the pandemic, according to The Guardian. Speakers billed at the events include Michael Flynn, Roger Stone, and Michael Lindell. See m...
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Do We All Need A Refresher Course In Ethics?

Sanctions and referrals to bar disciplinary panels are not ever the way that you want to have your name in the media.
Tags: Law, Legal Ethics, Sidney Powell, Jill Switzer, Tom Girardi, Lin Wood

Election fraud conspiracy theorist Sidney Powell pressed by Australian reporter: 'Do you ever hear yourself and think it sounds ridiculous?'

Attorney Sidney Powell speaks during a rally on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020, in Alpharetta, Ga. AP Photo/Ben Margot, File Powell is being sued for defamation by Dominion Voting Systems and Smartmatic, another electronic voting systems company. Powell represented Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty to making false statements to FBI investigators in 2017. A US judge ruled on August 25 that Powell engaged in "historic and profound abuse" of the legal system. See more stories on Insider's busine...
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Election-fraud conspiracy theorist Sidney Powell pressed by Australian reporter: 'Do you ever hear yourself and think that it sounds ridiculous?'

Sidney Powell. AP Photo/Ben Margot, File An Australian reporter recently pressed Sidney Powell over her baseless election claims. Powell faces defamation lawsuits from voting-tech companies over her role in propagating the claims. A US judge ruled on Wednesday that she engaged in "historic and profound abuse" of the legal system. See more stories on Insider's business page. During an interview for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's two-part series "Fox and the Big Lie," Sidn...
Tags: Politics, News, Australia, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Fbi, Fox, United States, Ferguson, Biden, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Sidney Powell, Powell

Michigan judge sanctions pro-Trump lawyers who sought to overturn state’s 2020 elections

Attorneys who alleged widespread election fraud presented unsubstantiated claims and abused the justice system, judge rulesA federal judge in Michigan has sanctioned a team of nine pro-Trump lawyers, including Sidney Powell and Lin Wood, who sought to overturn the state’s 2020 elections as part of a widespread bid across the nation to challenge Joe Biden’s presidential victory via court action.In a 110-page ruling released on Wednesday, judge Linda Parker of the federal district court in Detroit...
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10 Things in Politics: What the pandemic endgame looks like

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:US hasn't vaccinated fast enough to avert disaster, so the pandemic endgame isn't here yetA federal judge approved punishment for pro-Trump 'big lie' lawyersThe 9 Georgia prosecutors who are investigating TrumpWith Phil Rosen. Samantha Lee/Insider 1. IS THE END NEAR?: My colleague Hilary ...
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Judge rules that Sidney Powell and Lin Wood engaged in 'historic and profound abuse' of legal system, approves punishment

Sidney Powell, an attorney later disavowed by the Trump campaign, participates in a news conference with U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani at the Republican National Committee headquarters on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. November 19, 2020 Jonathan Ernst/Reuters Sidney Powell and L. Lin Wood failed to present evidence to support their claims of fraud, a judge ruled. Their post-election litigation constituted an abuse of the legal system, the court declared....
Tags: Politics, Law, Washington, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Capitol Hill, Michigan, Biden, Donald Trump, Detroit, Wood, Charles Davis, Republican National Committee, Rudy Giuliani, Litigation

Judge sanctions Powell, other pro-Trump lawyers who claimed fraud

By Jan Wolfe | Reuters WASHINGTON – A U.S. judge on Wednesday sanctioned Sidney Powell and other lawyers who sued in Michigan to overturn Democratic President Joe Biden’s election victory over Donald Trump, and suggested they might deserve to lose their law licenses. In a highly anticipated written ruling, U.S. District Judge Linda Parker in Detroit said the pro-Trump lawyers, including Powell and prominent litigator Lin Wood, should have investigated the Republican former president’s voter frau...
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