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LOUNGE, I'm reading the Manafort docs, and it's just incredible. Who starts working for a foreign politician on his own dime? One owned by the Russian Mob, that's who.
<LOUNGE THREAD> I've been officially training intelligence analysts for 13 years. Been one myself for 21. Here's what I've been doing this past 18 months: training you up, unofficially.
Today we get cray. Also, challenge: You ask me a question in a non-English language that YOU SPEAK NATIVELY and I answer. Deal?
"Do you think Steve Bannon wi-" "BITCH, I'M WORKING ON VERMONT'S GREEN MOUNTAIN COFFEE AND WHY IT'S BANKING IN MALTA yes of course Bannon. THAT WAS GREAT COFFEE WHY MUST THEY RUIN EVERYTHING?"
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