Guy Benson

The new pup is making headlines because his owner is President of the United States, and because it's the slowest news month of the year.  Oh, and the White House released an official video about it.  Meet Sunny:

An adorable (and hypoallergenic!) dog.  The Obama family must be delighted.  Young Sunny may even offer the president a welcome distraction from pretty much every developing story on the planet.  Also, resurrecting this hashtag is pretty much an irresistible cheap-shot layup, right?

Guy Benson

Guy Benson is's Political Editor. Follow him on Twitter @guypbenson. He is co-authors with Mary Katharine Ham for their new book End of Discussion: How the Left's Outrage Industry Shuts Down Debate, Manipulates Voters, and Makes America Less Free (and Fun).

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