Of Course Junior Was Duped By Russian Trolls
Of Course Junior Was Duped by Russian Trolls
The Daily Beast had a nice dinner lagniappe on Wednesday about how Trump campaign officials, including Kellyanne Conway and Donald Trump, Jr., got head-faked into retweeting some inflammatory bullpucky from the Russian bot factories.
The Twitter account @Ten_GOP, which called itself the “Unofficial Twitter account of Tennessee Republicans,” was operated from the Kremlin-backed “Russian troll farm,” or Internet Research Agency, a source familiar with the account confirmed with The Daily Beast. The account’s origins in the Internet Research Agency were originally reported by the independent
Russian news outlet RBC. @Ten_GOP was created on Nov. 19, 2015, and accumulated over 100 …