First we were told the phone call was, as The Washington Post breathlessly wrote, “so troubling that it prompted an official in the US intelligence community to file a formal whistleblower complaint.”
Then we actually got the transcript, and it was nothing, so we were informed by CNN that we had “to read between the lines.”
In other words, as the crooked FBI agent said of the Russian collusion hoax, there is no there there. So it was time for the Democrats to … just plain make it up.
Thus, on Thursday morning, live on most TV channels, Rep. Adam Schiff, the Framingham-born hack Congressman from California, read into the record an utterly fabricated statement from President Trump to the president of Ukraine:
And so on. Like everybody else in America, Schiff had the transcript of the real conversation in front of him, but it wasn’t good enough. So he just… made it up.