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Our Useless White House Press Corps

ErickSmithX Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 8:12 PM
The are corpses, I wish they drop dead as other corpses do.
Eldon15 Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 8:39 PM
While I agree that it is the white house press corpses, as Obama would read from the teleprompter, I would prefer that they come back to life and do their job.

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...