A peaceful transition of power is not in the country’s best interests

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I cannot imagine finding a person more the diametric opposite of “presidential” than Donald Trump.

His most recent attack on civil rights legend, John Lewis, is more clear evidence of the thin-skinned, undignified, mean and petty person that is Donald Trump. A pathological narcissist. Potentially a Russian agent – our very own Manchurian candidate.

Trump is singularly unfit for any public office.

A lot has been said about the peaceful transition of power lately, and how that makes the United States stand out against the rest of the world. The thought is that we should somehow stomach the fact that a reckless imbecile like Trump could actually become president, and because the transition is going to be peaceful, that somehow makes it better.

Well I call bullshit.

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Are the Russians really to blame for the US election hacking?

It could easily be the Russians. It’s that they haven’t provided any real proof at all.

It’s like the recent headlines, “US intercepts capture senior Russian officials celebrating Trump win.” Yeah? So what precisely does that prove? Not a damned thing. There were (sadly) lots of American senior officials celebrating, too. Does that make them Russian spies?

Most of the other evidence is flawed or inconclusive. One of the main hard facts that they said proved Russian involvement were the list of IP addresses they attributed to Russian spies. But a closer look at those IP’s shows that around 42% of the 800+ addresses disclosed are Tor exit nodes and ANYONE could have used those.   Are all Tor users Russian hackers?   Hardly.

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