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Robert Gibbs

  1. The Chain Gang
    McDonald’s Has Hired Obama’s Former Press Secretary to Help CombatPerhaps he can explain what a “more modern, progressive burger company” means?
  2. the vast left-wing conspiracy
    Robert Gibbs Addresses Unemployment Rate Conspiracy TheoriesThe real jobs report is in a safe in Nairobi with President Obama’s Kenyan birth certificate.
  3. convention dispatch
    Robert Gibbs Infiltrates RNC, Gets Out Unscathed“It’s hard to be incognito.”
  4. stuck in the mittle
    The Republicans Have Just About Had It with ReidWhich means it’s not going away.
  5. jeopardy!
    What Stumped Jeopardy!’s D.C. Power Players?What are categories about 21st-century lingo and great American women?
  6. 2012
    Obama Campaign Adviser Robert Gibbs Throws Gasoline on GOP RaceGibbs says this race will last until the end of time.
  7. revolving doors
    Mark Zuckerberg Wants Robert Gibbs to Become Facebook’s Own Press SecretaryAhead of their IPO in 2012.
  8. early and often
    Health-Care Reform Will Dog Romney, With the White House’s Help [Updated]At least four times over the past year, they’ve noted the similarities between RomneyCare and ObamaCare.
  9. suspense
    Everyone Read This Anonymous Blog Post!This is how Simon & Schuster got everyone to care about its Obama novel.
  10. white house the new class
    Robert Gibbs to Officially Step Down As Press Secretary“He’s had a six-year stretch now where basically he’s been going 24/7 with relatively modest pay,” says Obama.
  11. white house the new class
    Robert Gibbs Tired of Trying to Not Answer Questions All DayThe press secretary may be on his way out.
  12. do the shuffle
    Obama Locking Down Staff Changes For Next YearAxelrod: “This is a bubble.”
  13. cable news catfights
    Roger Ailes: Obama ‘Just Has a Different Belief System Than Most Americans’Is that “socialism”? Or “Islam”?
  14. death and taxes
    Obama Caved on the Bush Tax Cuts Last Week, Not YesterdayYeah, but it wasn’t last night.
  15. obama in india
    Robert Gibbs Risks Own Foot for the American PressHis own foot!
  16. 2012
    Joe Biden Reveals President Obama’s Secret Plan to Run for ReelectionAs Robert Gibbs pretends he has no idea what Obama is thinking.
  17. the midterm snapshot
    The Midterm Snapshot: October 12A look at what’s happening in the race for Congress right now.
  18. midterm snapshot
    The Midterm Snapshot: October 7A look at where the race for Congress stands today.
  19. ground zero mosque
    Will Obama Stand Up for the Ground Zero Mosque?He may or may not say something about it tonight.
  20. early and often
    Updated: Robert Gibbs Says Liberal Critics of President Obama Should Stop Doing So Many DrugsThe White House is angry with the “professional left.”
  21. the post-racial world
    Robert Gibbs Apologizes to Shirley SherrodSorry for firing you for no reason.
  22. early and often
    Nancy Pelosi Has No Idea Who This ‘Robert Gibbs’ Fellow IsShe slams Gibbs for saying the GOP could win the House.
  23. nasa
    Just to Clear Things Up, NASA Is Not Charged With Muslim OutreachGibbs says NASA administrator misspoke.
  24. obama is a human person
    President Obama Would Beat LeBron If He Were Just a Little Bit TallerThat’s Robert Gibbs’s excuse.
  25. cable news
    Robert Gibbs Defends Obama, Takes Shot At Cable NewsSpeech garners fewer viewers than previous addresses did.
  26. checking in on voles
    Robert Gibbs Has Never Heard of a Vole, Is Bad at Identifying RatsHe’s pretty sure that thing was a rat, which it wasn’t.
  27. Gibbs Lashes Out at Fox News When Asked If Oil Spill Is ‘Obama’s Katrina’Press secretary responds to Michael Brown’s assertion that Obama wanted the oil spill to happen.
  28. you can't hug your children with nuclear arms
    Robert Gibbs Seems Kind of Worried About the Nuclear Arms TreatyCan it actually pass the Senate?
  29. jokes that will never get old
    Robert Gibbs Likes Comparing People to His 6-Year-Old SonAdult people. Even really old adult people like John McCain.
  30. march madness
    President Obama Not Immune to March MadnessHis picks are classified information.
  31. the supremes
    The Long-Running John Roberts–Barack Obama Feud ContinuesRoberts finally gets around to taking umbrage at Obama’s State of the Union criticism.
  32. health carnage
    Abortion, Suddenly, Is Not Going to Destroy Health-Care ReformStupak and the White House think an agreement is just around the corner.
  33. terror trials
    Robert Gibbs: KSM Will ‘Meet His Maker’The White House Press Secretary says KSM and his cohorts are “likely to be executed.”
  34. built ford tough
    Harold Ford Jr. Takes His Case Directly to the PeopleDespite increasing hostility to his run, Ford pushes forward with an op-ed today.
  35. early and often
    White House: Beat It Ford, We Like GillibrandNot that Harold Ford cares.
  36. polls and the politicians who pretend not to read them
    Gallup Chief Thinks Robert Gibbs Should Care About Their Polls, ActuallyAfter Gibbs calls the poll “meaningless,” the organization fires back. Sort of.
  37. what the fox
    Fox News and White House Decide to Get AlongFor now, at least.
  38. imaginary conversations
    Inside the Obama Team’s First-Pitch PreparationThe planning, the practice pitches … the conspiracy.
  39. government is fun
    White House Press Corps Gets Robert Gibbs All WetReporters and congressman forget their troubles at the White House luau.
  40. early and often
    Slideshow: Obama in the Middle EastThe highlights of the president’s brief trip to Egypt and Saudi Arabia.
  41. in other news
    So Who Made the Most of Last Night’s NBC White House Special?Let’s stack it up.
  42. today in torture
    Pentagon: Nope, No Rape in PhotosThe Pentagon denies an earlier report about the content of prisoner-abuse photos.
  43. the supremes
    Obama Has Grown Tired of Your Supreme Court SuggestionsRobert Gibbs tells annoying interest groups to chill out.
  44. the politics of media
    Ari Fleischer: Robert Gibbs Doesn’t Have It Any EasierThe former Bush press secretary talks to us about his current successor.
  45. media deathwatch
    NPR, Hachette Cut BackToday in media metamorphoses: The caterpillar becomes … a caterpillar with fewer legs.
  46. early and often
    A Brief History of the Bushite-Obaman FeudChronicling the entertaining squabbles among Rove, Biden, Cheney, Gibbs, Card, Axelrod, and Obama.
  47. international intrigue
    Robert Gibbs Is Being Kind of a Jerk About the Bowing ThingThe press secretary pees on our leg and tells us it’s raining.
  48. ink-stained wretches
    Washington Post Reporter Unleashes Giggly Bitterness on Robert GibbsIt didn’t go over well among the press corps when Obama bypassed many major newspaper reporters for smaller outlets. One such journalist cornered Robert Gibbs about it.
  49. early and often
    Roland Burris Undermined by Governor, Chief of Staff, and White HouseAll in one day! Beat that, Blago!
  50. talking heads
    The White House Would Be Happy to Tutor Rick Santelli If He Needs ItWhite House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs batted off the CNBC reporter’s attack with the aplomb of Regina George.
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