glenda sez theater of the cuckoo
From the NYTimes
By KATHARINE Q. SEELYE
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Mike McCurry, who was President Bill Clinton's press secretary a decade ago, is kicking himself to this day for ever allowing the White House briefings to be televised live.
"It was a huge error on my part," Mr. McCurry recalled the other day after watching a relentless White House press corps badger Scott McClellan, the current White House press secretary, about a hunting accident in which Vice President Dick Cheney shot a friend, Harry M. Whittington, and delayed telling the news media about it. "It has turned into a theater of the absurd."
Indeed, just this morning, Scotty McClellan reportedly showed up for his daily briefing in clown make-up, waving a toy pistol, and screaming, " How dare you question the president, you traitorous clowns!"