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Geraldo Rivera Takes Back Comments ‘Conjuring False Flag Operation’ on Bombs: I ‘Outsmarted Myself’

Last night Geraldo Rivera speculated that the bombs being sent to high-profile Democrats were an “elaborate hoax.”

“Maybe it was a wretchedly incompetent bomber who didn’t know how to make a bomb,” he said, “that never studied the Internet, someone who wanted to embarrass President [Donald] Trump, somebody who wanted to affect American political life. It could have been a Russian invention.”

This afternoon he took to Twitter to admit he was wrong in “conjuring [a] false flag operation” when the suspect appears to be a crazy person who happens to be a Trump supporter:

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