When it comes to the story of Jeffrey Epstein, much of what we think that we know is buried under layers of conspiratorial static – noise from the other room where amateur internet investigators continue to bounce cockamamy theories off of one another ad nauseam.
But who can blame them? Epstein and his child sex trafficking enterprise seemed to fly just under our collective radar for decades, and a vast number of the formerly whispered rumors have now been verified via the public record.
This sort of mythical slant to the whole thing has, however, pushed a great many of us into ascribing any and all conspiratorial angle to the case, including this latest bit from former White House adviser Anthony Scaramucci.
In a tweet on Wednesday, Mr Scaramucci wrote: “She has the goods on him. He is signaling ‘please don’t talk.’”
Mr Trump acknowledged Ms Maxwell during a press briefing on Tuesday, his first since April. Asked by a reporter whether he thought she would turn in other powerful men who were potentially involved with Jeffrey Epstein, the president said he hasn’t been following the case closely.
“I just wish her well,” he said. “I’ve met her numerous times over the years, especially since I lived in Palm Beach and I guess they lived in Palm Beach. But I wish her well, whatever it is.”
Scaramucci has been an outspoken opponent of President Trump’s from the moment he left the White House, and appears to be joining in on a chorus new conspiracy theories surrounding the White House.
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