(ed:..and just coming back here for a moment – i seem to remember dotcom saying previously that he has a trove of hacked material on the national party – and various entities within the national party..and he promised to release them at strategic points/moments in the upcoming election campaign..
he also seemed to say these promised scandal-sheets would derail the national party..and likely see it defeated (i para-phrase..but you get the gist..
so..given his apparent/claimed track record – aside from that auckland town hall mass anti-climax of course – it would seem the national party should be very nervous about the possibility of kim dotcom actually having this hacked-info and making good on his threats..
Hacker Kim Dotcom is saying that he knew murdered Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich – and Rich gave the political party’s trove of emails to Wikileaks.
‘I knew Seth Rich.
I know he was the Wikileaks source.
I was involved’ Dotcom cryptically tweeted on Saturday.
Conspiracy theories surrounding the death of Rich – who was gunned down in D.C. last July are again swirling thanks to Dotcom’s bold and unsubstantiated claims and a debunked news report from local station Fox5.Dotcom took to Twitter over the weekend and said he was involved in releasing the Democratic National Committee’s emails to Wikileaks – along with murdered staffer Seth Rich.(cont..)