As we told you last night, reports of the Barr/Durham investigation into the origins of the Russia probe caused the New York Times to get out in front of the story and set the narrative:

“Political payback” is going to be the preferred approach on this one, and almost immediately the likes of Jerrold Nadler, Eric Swalwell, Rachel Maddow and Laurence Tribe were all over it. And of course the Democrats can bank on getting some assists from CNN, as evidenced by this take from their legal analyst and former prosecutor Elie Honig:

Amazing isn’t it?

It doesn’t really matter because the narrative has already been set on this particular story.

This is where the Dems’ own set of rules comes in handy:

Funny how the anti-Trump Resistance’s “rules” never apply to themselves.

And the flailing, panic, and projection is just beginning.