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    4Chan Users Claim to be Source of Trump 'Golden Shower in Moscow' Hoax

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    An explosive yet unsubstantiated story about Donald Trump's alleged activities on a trip to Moscow actually originated with users of 4Chan, the internet bulletin board claims.

    An unsubstantiated, supposedly "confidential" 35-page UK intelligence dossier on Donald Trump, which was leaked to the media earlier this week, had its origins on the internet bulletin board 4Chan, its users have claimed.

    On Wednesday the US news network CNN reported that the report's contents were presented to Obama and President-elect Trump by US officials last week, and the news website BuzzFeed published the document in full.

    ​​The report includes outrageous unverified allegations, including one that Trump ordered prostitutes to urinate in front of him in the presidential suite of the Ritz Carlton Hotel, where he knew that President Barack Obama and his wife had stayed.

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    Screenshot of Memo Compiled by Anonymous Source on Donald Trump
    The report also alleges that the encounter was recorded by Russian intelligence, keen to gather compromising information on Trump.

    News outlets took the decision to run the story in spite of clues that the document was a fake, including factual errors and the use of the heading "Confidential/Sensitive Source" which is used by neither UK nor US intelligence agencies

    ​However, in a further twist it is now said that the internet bulletin board 4Chan was the source of the rumor, which first began to circulate in November.

    ​According to 4Chan users, when anti-Trump Republican political strategist Rick Wilson received the false dossier, he thought it was real and gave it to the CIA. 

    The intelligence agency decided to investigate the claims, and even briefed the President about them, as CNN reported.

    ​On Wednesday Moscow dismissed claims that Russian intelligence has "compromising intelligence" on Donald Trump, and described the allegations as an attempt to harm bilateral relations.

    "It is an obvious attempt to harm our bilateral relations. The quality of the public version of the previous report and this hoax is comparable. In English, it is called pulp fiction," Kremlin spokesman Peskov said. "Surely, we should react to it with the same sense of humor."

    However, the spokesman added that there is a "sad side to it."

    "There are people who are whipping up hysteria, going out of their way to keep up the atmosphere of a witch hunt," Peskov said.

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    • AnomicDust
      So it turns out the media is addicted to golden showers.
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      marcanhalt
      And you all wondered what the 'end user' would look like as the result of "Reality TV." Communism has a mandate; change your culture so that there is no discernible culture between this one and that one. Want to shut one source of this off? Send a message to Hollywood and Meryl Streep that THEY are the foreigners and you will not sign on for any more of their "press releases", movies of hype. Tune in, instead, to independent and foreign films. Starve out the elitists.
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      jas
      I don't need Russian intel or Trump to explain to me that Clinton and the entire DNC are amoral, vicious liars and criminals.

      I think it's safe to say that Rick Wilson isn't really interested in a strong GOP.
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      Shopaholic
      People, don't translate everything literally. "Golden shower" has had very specific meaning for long time, and it is not what you mean in this article.
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      jyd22
      I don't think that there's a single human being on this planet that hasn't done something embarrassing in their life. We are all human. Nobody is perfect. So if someone had a photo or a video of a politician.. A photo or a video of a politician wearing only underpaints for example.. It wouldn't make much difference to me because a politician should be under scrutiny for his deeds as a politician, for his political activity not for his private life. It wouldn't make much difference to me because in this day and age with all the technology available any of us even the average Joe could be recorded in some awkward position and be subjected to blackmail. However in this case I think it's just a bad joke. And why this happens? Because Trump wants improved relations between the US and Russia? Because the democrats lost the election? Someone should tell the DNC and their allies it's too little to late. I don't think that there's any way left to reverse the result of the election now.
    • Attendant
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    • 2007harleydavidsonsg
      What a freekin waste of time reading this. Sorry folks but I'm out, time to get the to work and make money.
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      Jizz Maupin
      Unfortunately, the details may not matter here.
      CNN ran the story, and the headline in everyone's mind is:
      ** Trump has golden shower orgy with prostitutes in Moscow
      on the same bed Obama slept in... **
      The FSB set it up, filmed it, and is using it as kompromat
      compromising material against Trump.
      The report also badly savaged Peskov; and so having both
      Moscow and Trump denying it doesn't matter.
      This is the British contribution to savaging Trump and Russia.
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