Someone else – bench warmer Josh Earnest – will soon have to start referring White House reporters’ questions to the Department of Health and Human Services, pout and convey how frustrated President Obama is with whatever latest presidential scandal he discovered by watching the news.
But for the past three-plus years, those enviable tasks have fallen to outgoing White House Press Secretary Jay Carney. Here, courtesy of The Washington Free Beacon, is a mash-up of Jay Carney’s least-greatest hits.
See how many you can remember :
It’s an uncomfortable job, but hey – it pays close to $200,000 a year.
Sound like a lot? Maybe. Think of it as a taxpayer bargain, though: at least the government doesn’t pay Obama’s Press Secretaries on a per-lie basis.