My Dribble – Daily Articles About Nothing Specific

Obama and Putin have 6th phone call since start of Ukraine crisis

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http://twitter.com/#!/NoahWehrman/status/455851917940629504 President Obama and Vladimir Putin had another phone call today in regards to the situation in Ukraine. CBS News’ Mark Knoller has the details: http://twitter.com/#!/markknoller/status/455851512275935232 http://twitter.com/#!/markknoller/status/455851999905710080 http://twitter.com/#!/markknoller/status/455853392624369664 Obama and Putin have spoken by phone a reported half dozen times since the start of the Ukraine crisis: http://twitter.com/#!/markknoller/status/455853830992044034 With that out of the way… http://twitter.com/#!/GlennCarswell/status/455852614966460416 […]

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President Obama has ‘full confidence’ in the Secret Service

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http://twitter.com/#!/edhenryTV/status/513456395409457152 Mark Knoller of CBS reports on the latest developments after security breeches at the White House yesterday and today: Secret Service Director orders beefed up patrols and surveillance along Pennsylvania Ave fence line at White House – site of fence jumping. — Mark Knoller (@markknoller) September 20, 2014 Further, USSS Dir Julia Pierson orders immediate comprehensive […]

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Zing! Mark Knoller reveals the ‘most frequent misstatement issued by’ WH

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http://twitter.com/#!/pkruppenbacher/status/527563043568631808 That line has always annoyed the crap out of us. Here’s one that apparently gets on Mark Knoller’s nerves: Most frequent misstatement issued by the White House: "The Briefing will begin in two minutes." — Mark Knoller (@markknoller) October 29, 2014 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Oh, snap. MT @markknoller: Most frequent misstatement issued by the White House: […]

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Fox News’ Ed Henry: ‘Lots of big stories today’ overlooked in exchange for cake

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http://twitter.com/#!/cath4059/status/528285571073196032 As Twitchy reported earlier today, CBS White House correspondent Mark Knoller suggested that the president bribed the Air Force One press pool with the lure of chocolate cake. On Air Force One, Pres Obama negotiates no press gaggle for @PressSec in exchange for "Death by Chocolate" Cake for press pool. — Mark Knoller (@markknoller) October 31, […]

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Business trip: President to designate national monument between fundraisers

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http://twitter.com/#!/markknoller/status/520383618238406656 CBS News’ Mark Knoller reports that President Obama will take a brief break from fundraising in California Friday in order to designate 346,000 acres of the San Gabriel Mountains as a national monument. @markknoller A national monument to Obama in the San Gabriel Mountains? — Paula Bolyard (@pbolyard) October 10, 2014 Possibly. Hey, wouldn’t this […]

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Jay Carney ripped for claim Obamacare critics ‘gnashing their teeth’

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http://twitter.com/#!/markknoller/status/450695166731374592 Last week, the Obama administration claimed that the total Obamacare enrollment topped six million. According to CBS News’ Mark Knoller’s report from today’s Jay Carney presser, the train wreck of a rollout has conservatives “gnashing their teeth.” http://twitter.com/#!/FlyoverRed/status/450696926120251392 http://twitter.com/#!/instapundit/status/450695709637898240 http://twitter.com/#!/acardnal/status/450699558410919936 Carney also claimed that the White House can’t say how many enrollees have paid, […]

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Press given ‘seconds’ to photograph Obama through door creates ‘ugly sight’

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@CuffyMeh is that for real? — Adam R. Maxwell (@maxwellarm) August 8, 2014 The White House press pool was allowed to take quick photos through the Oval Office door of the president who doesn’t do photo ops, which created a scene like this: The White House brought the press pool out for a brief glimpse […]

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Earth Day hypocrisy! Mark Knoller catches Obama’s carbon footprint widening

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Today, let us "recall our power to forge a cleaner, healthier future." -President Obama on #EarthDay pic.twitter.com/fPR8SVdNdY — The Democrats (@TheDemocrats) April 22, 2014 It’s Earth Day, you guys! We owe it to our kids to #ActOnClimate change. Share President Obama's plan → http://t.co/8VFtPymmQV #EarthDay pic.twitter.com/HlbT3CFXoO — The White House (@WhiteHouse) April 22, 2014 Today […]

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Obama ‘waves off’ Iraq question for laser-like focus on robotic giraffe

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Pres Obama waves off question about Iraq situation – saying he's focused on the Maker Faire projects including a biodiesel car. — Mark Knoller (@markknoller) June 18, 2014 During the “White House Maker Faire” today, President Obama was singularly focused on a bio diesel car, and something else: Obama is now meeting with the robot […]

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Josh Earnest uses physics to explain lack of fundraiser transparency

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[email protected] who on earth told @PressSec that would translate well as defense for lack of #Transparency? — Sandy (@RightGlockMom) October 22, 2014 The White House has for years been a laugh-a-minute when it came to defending their lousy record on transparency. Today, Press Secretary Josh Earnest added to the pile: [email protected] cites "Heisenberg principle" as […]

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