Some legal hawks believe this is all kabuki theater disguising the need to drag the
“investigation” out beyond the statute of limitations on some of the crimes. That this will all benefit the Bidens in the end. Others say that even if Hunter and even Joe were prosecuted and convicted, Joe Biden could just pardon himself — and the whole sordid mess would end with one more feather in the elite class’s above-the-law prestige. No matter: A new game is afoot now. Whatever was happening in secret can no longer be as easily concealed.