Quote of the Day: Ya Gotta Believe

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From Jared Kushner, Donald Trump’s low-IQ son-in-law and Middle East czar, on the murder of Jamel Khashoggi:

We’re getting facts in from multiple places. Once those facts come in, the secretary of state will work with our national security team to help us determine what we want to believe.

I know, I know: just a slip of the tongue. Sure it is.

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