‘Nothing to January 6th’

Athena
4 min readJul 31, 2022

People see what they want to see

Reading the paper, I was surprised to see a letter to the editor claiming the January 6th committee is all about nothing. The author seemed to focus on Cassie Hutchinson’s testimony, claiming that the Secret Service disputed her story. Yet what I saw was actually the Secret Service not disputing her story, but focusing on a small part of what she said and using words that I would have used to step around what was said. When talking about Trump grabbing at the steering wheel, what I heard the Secret Service do was ask a question instead. Could he have…

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Athena

Mom of three boys. Computer programmer living in the country with my husband focusing on my hobbies and youngest son. https://ko-fi.com/athenaandrew