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@emptywheel Also secrecy seems hard to square with chain of custody, proof of when they happened, not something whipped up and backdated a year from now
This is like a mix of Shah departs Iran and Final Tap last concert at the amusement park.
“He wanted to go before the actual ceremony so that he didn’t have to ask the new president to use the plane, and he wanted to be sure it would still be designated as Air Force One for the trip.”
Trump Scurries Off To Florida Ahead Of Biden Inauguration via @TPM
Las Vegas Mayor offers city as "control group", "we offer to be a control group" to see how many people die without social distancing.