British Conservative Party Member of Parliament Boris Johnson speaks at a fringe event during the Conservative Party annual conference at the International Convention Centre, in Birmingham, England, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Or did it start there, given the origins of the Trump-Russia investigation?
As I wrote a few days ago, UK “spy” Christopher Steele burst back onto the scene like the Kool-Aid man with fresh Russian conspiracies in tow. This time he wasn’t targeting Donald Trump or any U.S. politician though. Instead, he was going after those on his home court in the United Kingdom.
Christopher Steele, the super cereal spy behind the garbage fire that was the “Trump Dossier,” has some new conspiracies to peddle and he apparently doesn’t lack for sniveling bureaucrats willing to entertain them. Confirmation bias is a heck of a drug I guess…
…From The Guardian, Monday, November 4th:
Fresh evidence has also emerged of attempts by the Kremlin to infiltrate the Conservatives by a senior Russian diplomat suspected of espionage, who spent five years in London cultivating leading Tories including Johnson himself….
The committee’s report is based on analysis from Britain’s intelligence agencies, as well as third-party experts such as the former MI6 officer Christopher Steele…