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www.latimes.com Stop publishing unverified information, you numbskulls. Donald Trump feeds on your rumors

In the midst of Sen. Jeff Session’s confirmation hearing for attorney general and hours before President Obama ’s final address yesterday, Buzzfeed News published an “unverified dossier,” which overshadowed both. The document, “compiled by a person who has claimed to be a former British intelligence official,” suggests that the Russian government has unreleased dirt on President-elect Donald Trump, meaning he’s firmly under their thumb.