Russia's Internet Research Agency gets BTFO

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  1. ilovejesus69

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    On the other hand, the democrats that want to flag wave and imply that this means there's literally no way Trump could've won without the interference are burying their heads in the sand.

    The country spoke on election day.
     
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    I am taking that directly from Rosenstein words in the press conference
     
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    Yes but this doesn't change the fact that Russians did meddle in the election.

    It doesn't mean they won it for Trump. But they did their best to try to help him out thinking (foolishly) that he'd be on their side.

    Also there is compelling evidence that Russians breached tons of election computers nationwide. However, there's no evidence to indicate they did anything other than data mine.
     
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    It's true that fucking with other nations elections is commonplace but you're just trying to deflect the argument because you've been caught out yet again pushing garbage narratives based on bad information.

    Just admit that you're

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    Russia did meddle.

    There's no indication they swung the election for Trump. There's plenty of pissed off people that voted for him that it's not hard to see how he won legitimately.

    Democrats are being disingenuous by assuming Russian meddling had to have been the only way Trump could've won. Trump is not a Russian sleeper agent.

    Republicans are being just as disingenuous by pretending our biggest enemy of the last 70 years didn't try to pull some shit.
     
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    Ive never pushed a false narrarive. I have always stated that there was no russian hacking of the DNC, manipulation of voting machines etc. All countries mess in other countries politics. Most go straight to lobbying members of congress. I dont see what the problem is with pushing ideas on Twitter

    Technically im doing the same thing as they are
     
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    Trump supporters just don't get that you can't sweep this issue under the rug though. If word comes up that a foreign power was doing some shit, you have to investigate it to make sure they aren't actually changing election results. The investigation is absolutely necessary.
     
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    Russian tweets > invasion of foreign nation for regime change
     
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    Thats the crazy thing

    The US is holding investigations into twitter accounts at the same time as being in Syria illegally and trying to set up their own Kurdish state and bombing Syrian soldiers to do it
     
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    Is that true though. The gov also said that Russian hackers broke into the DNC server without even looking at it

    Talking avout that lol

    One of the people accused of that is suing Buzzfeed for making false accusations, so Buzzfeed are suing the DNC to give them access to the server and look at the details of the "hack"

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    I haven't performed an investigation on the DNC hack myself, so I'm limited to what I've read about. But what I've read, they had a very convincing case Russia was behind it.

    The thing all the culture warriors don't understand about these types of investigations is that they were performed by third party infosec companies, not some IT guy at the DNC.
     
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    Wikileaks have stated it was a leak and not a hack and to this day they have never been found to make any false claims or release false documents
     
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    They also have a very clear and well documented anti-US slant.
     
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    Wikileaks still hasn't released any actual proof to confirm their statement about it being a leak and not a hack.

    CrowdStrike, the company that investigated the DNC hack, has released information to state their case for why Russians did it.

    The thing I don't understand is why no one on the right wants to even CONSIDER the possibility that Russia, our biggest enemy since WW2, would hack them.
     
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    Absolutely. But i dont think they are really willing to risk being discredited just because they hate the US
     
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    I dont think its the right i think its just trump fans that are so against the idea. And id say most R reps are just following the party stance
     
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    so much fake news in this thread.
     
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    It is what it is. I wish everyone on both sides would approach this shit with a much clearer head, but I get that everyone is being ridiculous so it kinda kicks off these knee jerk reactions from all sides. There's way too much agenda pushing. I hope the time comes when everyone tries to stop psyop'ing each other.
     
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    They've been around a lot longer than 2014. I remember in 2011 on the Ron Paul forums wondering why there were so many hot chicks involved in grassroots libertarian activism and why so many wrote at a 4th grade level.

    Everyone seems to be happy over this indictment. The only people who aren't are the ones who tweet alongside them.
     
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    It goes beyond just US politics

    Some US general or something a couple of days ago was talking about how "The US and Australia will counter any Chinese buildup in the Pacific"

    And the Australian gov is like thats our biggest trading partner why are we being dragged into this
     
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    I dont care about the indictment itself, just people trying to use it to claim that its proof Russia changed the outcome of the election
     
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    the poop smell will not have it. I have some of there work
     
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    Because a state funded operation that employs hundreds of people running thousands of fake social media accounts and blanketing communities with micro-advertising isn't going to influence an election.

    Nobody thought Trump would win, and neither did they. Their purpose is to sow discord. That's why they arrange anti-Trump and pro-Trump rallies at the same place at the same time, hoping someone gets killed.
     
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    Okay, so you really believe this?
     
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    If Russia was good at election hacking, they would just discover the one thing that every US voter should know at this point. The only part that has a real impact on the election is the primaries. Election day votes never mattered.
     
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    ....uh ok
     
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    what the perfect combination of being open for business