Paul Manafort and Rick Gates have been told to surrender themselves to the Robert Mueller investigation into corruption and foreign interference from the Trump campaign.

Mr. Manafort walked into the F.B.I.’s field office in Washington about 8:00 a.m. this morning with his lawyer.

But there are now being questions asked about whether American politics can distort anything, however many facts are presented. Already the first part of this means that Bob Mueller, a Republican, appointed by a Republican, respected by all Republicans until recently, is now being presented as some kind of a Democratic stooge.

This is just the beginning of this aversion to reality as this David Roberts thread examines …