The probability of the FBI "making 17 mistakes," ALL to the detriment of Trump (as they were, more to follow) is 1:131,000 or so.
As Jack Ryan observed, "There is NO SUCH THING as co-incidence." Not only were the FEEB/DOJ errors NOT co-incidence, they were undoubtedly an attempt at a putsch.
Another word for that is sedition.
Oh, yes, there's more, provided by John Solomon.
...Appendix 1 [of Horowitz' report] identifies the total violations by the FBI of the so-called Woods Procedures, the process by which the bureau verifies information and assures the FISA court its evidence is true.
The Appendix identifies a total of 51 Woods procedure violations from the FISA application the FBI submitted to the court authorizing surveillance of former Trump campaign aide Carter Page starting in October 2016.Horowitz did not recommend any prosecutions for those "errors."
A whopping nine of those violations fell into the category called: “Supporting document shows that the factual assertion is
For those who don’t speak IG parlance, it means the FBI made nine false assertions to the FISA court. In short, what the bureau said was contradicted by the evidence in its official file.
To put that in perspective, former Trump aides Mike Flynn and George Papadopoulos were convicted of making single false statements to the bureau. One went to jail already, and the other awaits sentencing....
They take care of their own, don't they?