Nov. 9, 2016 = Sept. 11, 2001

I don't normally look to Twitter for a reliable indicator of public sentiment, but I think it's worth asking whether it might be in light of Donald Trump's meeting Monday with Vladimir Putin. Trending today is #TreasonSummit. Is that fair? I have no idea. But the meeting comes three days after the US Department of Justice announced the indictment of a 12 Russian spies who worked to sabotage Hillary Clinton in order to help Trump. This is first time Special Counsel Robert Mueller connected the Trump campaign—specifically an unnamed person with access to it—to the Russian military. Previous indictments were about financial crimes or obstruction or "information warfare.” This time is different. This time, the Kremlin is directly involved. Because of that, the center of gravity appears to be shifting.

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