As Twitchy told you, the New York Times is reporting that the whistleblower notified the House Intelligence Committee of vague allegations against Donald Trump, effectively giving committee chair Adam Schiff a heads-up about the formal complaint.

Inquiring minds wanted to know how Schiff would explain this. Here’s what he’s come up with:

Do you believe him? Plenty of people don’t:

Guess all we can do now is stay tuned and see how this all shakes out.

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Update:

Straight from the horse’s mouth:

OK …