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Our Useless White House Press Corps

ColdWolverine Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 5:04 PM
I was watching this being replayed while I waiting for my Big Mac today, and it occurred to me that no reporters had come to my house in January to ask how I was going to deal with a 6% cut in my income.
ColdWolverine Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 5:12 PM
Smitty41inPB Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 5:09 PM
biggest drop in takehome pay in 20 years, and spending went up (probably gas & food mainly) so less saving or investing, but hey this is the new norm
LetsPlayBall Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 5:07 PM
Eat fewer Big Macs. Why would you want to eat Trigger anyway?
BudWiser Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 5:17 PM
Eat fewer Big Macs.

Raising the minimum wage again will take care of that.

AND all odf those pesky, entry level jobs
Ken6226 Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 5:44 PM
"Eat fewer Big Macs. Why would you want to eat Trigger anyway?"

Obviously you went to the Obama school of animal science.

I don't always agree with Slate's Dave Weigel, but his withering piece on the willful obsolescence of the White House press corps came to mind today as President Obama fielded questions about the sequester.  Obama's initial remarks were filled with inaccuracies, misplaced blame and tendentious arguments -- but that's par for the course. The "question" and "answer" session was far more aggravating.  Let's review the transcript and recount just a few reasons...