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January 6, Updates:
News Views Will Host a Live Discussion Tomorrow:
Sammich Lady May Have a Legal Problem:
The Strange Tale of Tina Peters
The county clerk has been consumed by election conspiracy theories, lionized by a movement and indicted in a bizarre scheme. Will Republicans nominate her to run elections in Colorado?
On Friday, Ms. Peters told The Times that her congresswoman, Representative Lauren Boebert, “encouraged me to go forward with the imaging.”
The Worst People in the World:
The Leader of the QAnon Conspiracy Theory Returns
Three posts on Friday night signaled the resurfacing of a figure who used a variety of conspiracy theories to marshal support for Donald J. Trump.
The figure, who is known only as Q, posted for the first time in over a year on Friday on 8kun, the anonymous message board where the account last appeared. “Shall we play the game again?” a post read in the account’s typical cryptic style. The account that posted had a unique identifier used on previous Q posts.
Facts, They Matter:
Eric’s Handmaiden isn’t the only ignorant MAGAt who has no clue what the word, choice, means:
Trump’s social network deal is under grand jury scrutiny.
A federal grand jury in Manhattan has issued subpoenas regarding the merger, which is also under investigation by financial regulators.