FBI blasted after Zuckerberg revealed their warning ahead of the Hunter
From Johnny@21:1/5 to All on Fri Aug 26 08:07:05 2022
By Alexander Hall , Alexa Moutevelis
Published August 26, 2022
Twitter exploded after Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg claimed in a Thursday
podcast appearance the FBI warned Facebook about "Russian propaganda"
before the Hunter Biden laptop story dropped in 2020.
Speaking on an episode of The Joe Rogan Experience, Zuckerberg
explained, "The FBI, I think, basically came to us - some folks on our
team - and was like, 'Hey, just so you know, like, you should be on
high alert… We thought that there was a lot of Russian propaganda in
the 2016 election. We have it on notice that, basically, there's about
to be some kind of dump of that's similar to that. So just be
Many commentators saw the incident as a damning example of Big
Government and Big Tech working in unison.
"Collusion," charged Babylon Bee CEO Seth Dillon.
"The FBI rigged the 2020 election," declared Fox News contributor and editor-in-chief of The Federalist Mollie Hemingway.
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., tweeted, "The FBI
colluded with Big Tech to silence news stories weeks before the 2020
election in an attempt to control your access to information. Democrats
in Congress have been intentionally ignoring the facts. When
Republicans are back in charge, we will hold all of them accountable."