James Comey confirms Twitter account that was anonymous

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"Good place to think about leadership and values", Comey wrote on October 19, with a subsequent post on October 22 reading, "Watching migrating white pelicans in Iowa thinking about Niebuhr's Serenity Prayer".

The account roared back to life last week with a new name, @FormerBu, and a series of nature photos.

Comey's Twitter name, Reinhold Niebuhr, is the name of an American liberal theologian who died in 1971.

At the time, the FBI refused to say whether Comey was behind @projectexile7, but the user himself put up a meme reacting to the detailed Gizmodo investigation into the account. Gotta get back to writing. Some people have even started following me on Twitter because they think I'm channeling Comey or am some secret line into his thinking.

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Other recent tweets from the account show scenic pictures from different places, including Iowa. Wittes retweeted the posts with cryptic notes about how @FormerBu may or may not be Comey. Monday's post appeared to confirm the theory.

Some took the tweet to mean Comey was on the verge of announcing a run for the presidency, given his footwear and that he was in Iowa, traditionally the beginning of any presidential campaign. The account has seemingly been tweeting from Iowa since Friday. Washington Post reporter Robert Costa pointed out that Comey was "wearing running shoes in the home of the caucuses", while Daily Caller reporter Chuck Ross wrote, "Guys, he's not running". " That certainly sounded like some boring things that Comey would tweet". He was abruptly fired by President Trump in May. What's perhaps more interesting is the reference in today's tweet about writing, suggesting that Comey is working on a book of some kind.

In fact, earlier this year a reporter for Gizmodo had already traced the Twitter account to Comey, after doing "four hours of sleuthing".

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