We’re sorry, but these pansies in the White House and Treasury who keep giving anonymous quotes about how they “distrust” FDIC head Sheila Bair because “she always seemed to be pushing her own agenda” when her agenda is helping people are seriously getting on our nerves. If you have something real to say, then say it to her face, bitches. This whole thing is starting to smack of sexism and cronyism and we do not like. And we’ll tell you something else: No one trusts a gossip. Now go to your rooms. [NYT]
- one question per reporter, then yield floor and microphone.
- followup question “may be permitted.” Then yield floor and microphone.
- “failure to abide” may result in suspension/revocation” of WH press pass.