How the conservative conspiracy industrial complex should have handled the Nunes memo

Republicans never should have released the memo

Rep. Devin Nunes faces the press.
(Image credit: AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Despite the hopes and prayers of so many Americans, we are still talking about the so-called "Nunes memo," which darkly and hilariously implies a secret FBI plot to undermine a presidential candidate and rig an election.

It is impossible to be serious about this monumentally stupid event in American history — possibly the dumbest cause mainstream Republicans have aligned themselves with since the end of January. The memo was conceived in cynicism, and cynicism is the only terms in which it should be discussed by responsible persons.

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