So, we know Colin Powell lied about Hillary and personal email, but it turns out he not only lied, he also told on himself. Powell said, last month, that he never told Hillary anything about personal email until a year after she started at State, and through a spokesperson, denied talking about it at a dinner party that’s described in Joe Conason’s new book. There’s just one problem with that (transcript here):
That’s right, Powell’s office was the source for that story, and Conason has emails to prove it. Whoopsie! That also explains why Powell denied it through a spokesperson, not in person, and why the denial was actually that he didn’t recall saying it.