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‘My sides!’: Sam Stein’s question about IRS vindication triggers BS detectors

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http://twitter.com/#!/AceofSpadesHQ/status/481872070159388672
http://twitter.com/#!/JohnEkdahl/status/481871772636020736

Recently the IRS claimed to have “lost” the emails of Lois Lerner and others due to an alleged crashed hard drive. As Twitchy reported earlier, the EPA now also claims to have lost emails due to a crashed hard drive. What. A. Coincidence.

Many in the media can always be counted on to provide a glimpse at an early spin possibility, as Sam Stein of the Huffington Post demonstrated with this question:

http://twitter.com/#!/samsteinhp/status/481871372314882048

One government agency under investigation “losing” email could vindicate another government agency under investigation because it shows the problem can happen to anybody? Comedy gold!

http://twitter.com/#!/TheRealBepo/status/481876531942535169

Let’s take a deep breath to recover, and think about that again:

http://twitter.com/#!/AceofSpadesHQ/status/481872263068012544

Nope, it still doesn’t make any more sense the second time.

http://twitter.com/#!/drawandstrike/status/481873200616599552
http://twitter.com/#!/JohnEkdahl/status/481872380676300800
http://twitter.com/#!/Matthops82/status/481872595751403521
http://twitter.com/#!/texasollie/status/481873238251675650
http://twitter.com/#!/baldwin100/status/481874797396123649
http://twitter.com/#!/DaveinTexas/status/481872543469432832

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http://twitter.com/#!/sunnyright/status/481873187689353216

Stein was issued an investigative challenge:

http://twitter.com/#!/redsteeze/status/481872956683870208

We’ll hold.