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Hot Air » Blog Archive » Fox News: Sources close to O’Keefe say it’s “not a case of wiretapping”

We will see.  This whole thing just strikes me as too weird.

Offered as atonement for my own sloppiness in describing what happened yesterday in Louisiana. Breitbart is right: The affidavit didn’t accuse the group of “wiretapping” but of “willfully and maliciously interfering” with a government phone system, which may mean something less sinister in practice (albeit possibly still in violation of the statute). Sorry for the error. If it’s any consolation, WaPo’s reporter made the same mistake — the same reporter, in fact, who famously made the mistake (later corrected) of claiming O’Keefe had a racial motive in targeting ACORN. Fancy that.

Hot Air » Blog Archive » Fox News: Sources close to O’Keefe say it’s “not a case of wiretapping”

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