Updated for the first credibly-sourced article on alleged possible fraud in California’s primary.
Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations attributes the claim that “truth is stranger than fiction” to an anonymous author and to the story of Don Juan a quotation “’Tis strange—but true; for truth is always strange; Stranger than fiction.” Then there’s the aphorism that “You can’t make this shit up.” But then there are the survey takers who thought to put a giant meteor strike up against Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential race.
Justin Carissimo, “Too many people would rather see a giant meteor strike Earth than Clinton or Trump as president,” Independent, July 3, 2016, http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-elections/too-many-people-would-rather-see-a-giant-meteor-strike-earth-than-clinton-or-trump-as-president-a7116691.html
Julian Hattem, “FBI director takes center stage in Clinton email case,” Hill, July 2, 2016, http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/286349-fbi-director-takes-center-stage-in-clinton-email-case
Anita Kumar, “Indicted or not indicted, Clinton could lose politically,” McClatchy, July 2, 2016, http://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/politics-government/election/article87312972.html?rh=1
Yves Smith [Susan Webber], “Uncounted: The True Story of the California Primary,” Naked Capitalism, July 3, 2016, http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2016/07/uncounted-the-true-story-of-the-california-primary.html
- Yves Smith [Susan Webber], “Uncounted: The True Story of the California Primary,” Naked Capitalism, July 3, 2016, http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2016/07/uncounted-the-true-story-of-the-california-primary.html↩
- John Bartlett, Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations, 17th ed., ed. Justin Kaplan (New York: Little, Brown, 2002), 424.↩
- Justin Carissimo, “Too many people would rather see a giant meteor strike Earth than Clinton or Trump as president,” Independent, July 3, 2016, http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-elections/too-many-people-would-rather-see-a-giant-meteor-strike-earth-than-clinton-or-trump-as-president-a7116691.html↩