Related: Watch Trump explain why he sent Comey tapes tweet and see if you understand.
(We don’t) Trump’s latest comments came Friday when attempting to explain why he sent a tweet threatening that he had tapes of his conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey.
They should have a burner phone, he says (a disposable phone that can be used for temporary tasks and then discarded).
Dating sites are, thankfully, getting better at spotting who is using their service to send thousands of spam messages.
In establishing obstruction of justice it is necessary to prove that corrupt intent was present.
But even with that caveat, Trump’s latest remarks about the matter hardly help his attempts to show that he did not try to interfere in the FBI’s investigation into possible collusion between Russia and his campaign.“You’re basically conceding all the elements of the offense except for intent,” Zeidenberg said. To say that it’s not fatal isn’t the same as saying it’s at all helpful or constructive.
Still, Trump has continued to comment and tweet incessantly.“If you’re his attorney, you’re pulling your hair out,” Zeidenberg said.
“As a lawyer, I think this is just incredibly self-destructive.”In concert, Trump’s mountain of comments could suggest that he was fixated by the Russia investigation.