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2018-08-04 Home Front: Politix
WaPo ‘Fact Check' Excuses Vicious Harassment Of Sarah Huckabee Sanders
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Posted by Besoeker 2018-08-04 06:55|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6496 views ]  Top

#1 My hope.....Chief of Staff John Kelly proceeds Sanders prior to the next presser to make the following announcement to the assembled WH press corps:

"If I could have your attention please. I have noted some ill-treatment and harsh rhetoric dirercted against Ms. Sanders in many of these press briefings. Ms. Sanders works for me and speaks for the President of the United States. One more instance of abuse against Ms. Sanders or anyone working for me by this body and the briefings will be immediately cancelled for six months and replaced with hard-copy press releases. This is my first and last warning. Do I make myself clear?"
Posted by Besoeker 2018-08-04 07:04||   2018-08-04 07:04|| Front Page Top

#2 ..We don't work for you. We work for the American people.
Posted by Procopius2k 2018-08-04 07:14||   2018-08-04 07:14|| Front Page Top

#3 I just don't understand. If I mocked my teacher or otherwise was a disruption in class, I was either sent out to the hallway or to the principal's office. Why some of these media reps still have a seat at the daily press conferences is beyond me.
Posted by DooDahMan 2018-08-04 07:52||   2018-08-04 07:52|| Front Page Top

#4 Jim AssCosta does regularly make a clown of himself and illustrates just how biased the press is.
Posted by CrazyFool 2018-08-04 08:21||   2018-08-04 08:21|| Front Page Top

#5 Rubin is an untalented Never-Trumper whore
Posted by Frank G 2018-08-04 08:34||   2018-08-04 08:34|| Front Page Top

#6 My mother made sure that we kids stopped acting like this when we were about 4. She's still available if the press needs a little sort-of gentle training.
Posted by Tom 2018-08-04 12:07||   2018-08-04 12:07|| Front Page Top

#7 The media don’t think Sanders should be "choked," they just want to "wring" her neck.

The fact checker is clearly correct, except for the just modification. To wring someone’s neck comes from a method of killing chickens and other small animals: If you wring a bird’s neck, you twist it like a wet cloth in order to break its neck, killing the bird. Choking, however, can be used merely to subdue rather than kill, making the howling hordes of the press look worse after the correction, rather than better.
Posted by trailing wife 2018-08-04 13:11||   2018-08-04 13:11|| Front Page Top

#8 and none of those pussies could actually do it
Posted by Frank G 2018-08-04 13:26||   2018-08-04 13:26|| Front Page Top

#9 When you wring a chicken's neck you're not choking it (heh). You're BREAKING it. So Sanders was being charitable in interpreting "wrining her neck" as "choking".
Posted by Rob Crawford 2018-08-04 17:47||   2018-08-04 17:47|| Front Page Top

#10 Should have read all the comments -- trailing wife said it before I did, and better.
Posted by Rob Crawford 2018-08-04 17:47||   2018-08-04 17:47|| Front Page Top

#11 WAPO running a fact check? It's a joke, right?
Posted by JohnQC 2018-08-04 18:50||   2018-08-04 18:50|| Front Page Top

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