Remember that time Hillary denied she ever said ISIS was rooting for Trump by explaining in detail that she was quoting a terrorism expert who said ISIS was rooting for Trump? That was awesome.
Well today, Andrea Mitchell had that expert, Matt Olsen, on her show, and she pressed him on his claim with what has to be one of the more absurd premises to emerge even in this campaign (transcript here):
So, it’s just people who used to be in ISIS, and people who are in ISIS now, and who are using official ISIS social media accounts, who are rooting for Trump. Got it. I guess ISIS leaders like to keep their cable hits focused on their own projects, not the horse race? How are NBC’s experts polling these ISIS leaders, over highballs and pastrami in the back bar of the Old Ebbitt Grill?