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Home, James — 10 Quick Thoughts About the Comey Firing

In a move that shocked people on both sides of the aisle, in the Bureau, and (by all accounts) within his own White House, President Trump fired FBI Director James Comey. Here are ten quick thoughts about a story that has managed to do what seemed impossible during the Trump era: It surprised the hell out of us.

  1. Let’s start with this basic fact: Trump’s Comey firing is exactly what you think it is.

Bonus: In one move, Trump went from half the country being after him to almost the whole country being after him. This is your great negotiator.

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