After years of accruing retweets and Patreon donations with fevered speculation and conspiracy theories about the Mueller probe, resistance-media stars are scrambling to figure out what’s next. My story on the end of the gold rush
After years of accruing retweets and Patreon donations with fevered speculation about Mueller, resistance-media stars are scrambling to figure out what’s next, writes
Post-Mueller, the Regriftance struggle is real
This is a thing. Shameless Russiagate peddlers mock shameless Russiagate "internet personalities" (ie "lacking pedigree". The joke is that Atlantic's A-list Russiagate peddlers—Frum, Bertrand, Ioffe, Foer—needn't worry about their careers
One of the more creative takes bouncing around resistance twitter:
. calls this 's piece "a great read" and he is correct
“The Robert Mueller fetishization cottage industry is collapsing. Russia conspiracy theorists are frantically tweetstorming as though their lives—or livelihoods—depend on it.”
' is always good but he is really really good on the Resistance media world's response to the Mueller report
"The savviest resistance content producers are experimenting with creative messaging pivots."
What’s will Resistance grifters do now that their outlandish Mueller dreams have not been realized? (Spoiler: More grifting.) ✍️ [via ]
ICYMI, on the advanced Kübler-Ross process for Resistance Media/Twitter and the Mueller report.
This piece from is excellent. My favorite paragraph is below . . . “sounding less than genuinely sorry.”
"Take, for example, Sarah Kendzior, a scholar and commentator who is generally viewed as more mainstream than people like Mensch..." Yikes... What a gigantic scam it was for two years...the Liberal Mos Eisley.
I find people who are committed to a cause irrespective of the ostensible evidence very fascinating. For example: "Mueller's Conclusion Is Scrambling the Resistance Media" - The Atlantic
"These are turbulent times for #Resistance Inc. The Mueller fetishization cottage industry is collapsing. Russia conspiracy theorists..who have spent years waiting for investigators to produce a presidency-ending bombshell are in a state of open mourning."