My Dribble – Daily Articles About Nothing Specific

Veterans Affairs health official resigns; Had already announced retirement

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http://twitter.com/#!/jackiefell/status/467394550894698496 Today, amid growing scandal, VA Secretary Eric Shinseki announced that he’d accepted the resignation of Undersecretary for Health Robert Petzel. http://twitter.com/#!/LeoShane/status/467386438766850049 http://twitter.com/#!/jackiefell/status/467391851386109952 Though Petzel’s resignation was accepted today, long before the scandal broke he’d already announced plans to retire: http://twitter.com/#!/Fishgutts/status/467385430401245184 http://twitter.com/#!/E__Strobel/status/467385610718957568 http://twitter.com/#!/michellemalkin/status/467379582862372865 http://twitter.com/#!/nielslesniewski/status/467379533617049601 In addition to Petzel, the Army Times has called for the […]

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You did build that? White House announces first-ever Maker Faire

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http://twitter.com/#!/Keith_Milliron/status/430452451800403969 It turns out the president wants you to build “that” after all. Inspired by Joey Hudy’s marshmallow cannon at the 2012 White House Science Fair, the Obama administration has announced the first-ever White House Maker Faire. http://twitter.com/#!/WhiteHouse/status/430449078405955586 According to the White House, the Maker Faire will be “an opportunity to highlight both the remarkable stories of Makers […]

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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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White House Correspondents Association bemoans lack of access to president

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http://twitter.com/#!/bpshow/status/438490475629395968 A panel of reporters at the 100th anniversary of the White House Correspondents Association agreed that “the most transparent administration ever” has offered the least access to the president in memory. http://twitter.com/#!/ZekeJMiller/status/438489904755249153 http://twitter.com/#!/AamerISmad/status/438490501487271936 What’s the solution, then? It appears there isn’t one, unless President Obama undergoes a fundamental transformation himself. http://twitter.com/#!/ZekeJMiller/status/438492234145865728 Why would he start […]

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Sarah Palin challenges ‘bunch of wusses’ at Washington Post

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http://twitter.com/#!/SarahPalinUSA/status/493502871980498944 Sarah Palin has made her case for the impeachment of President Obama, and today she blasted the Washington Post for failing to focus on digging up the truth behind what this administration dismisses as “phony scandals.” Palin reminded the WaPo about their Watergate reporting as a comparison: To reclaim your credibility (and the mainstream […]

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‘For Gone Golfing signs’: Citizens balk at White House calligraphers’ salaries

http://twitter.com/#!/Farrier1959/status/484344955754651648 Heh. A new report tells us that the White House calligrapher makes a tidy $97,000-plus/year salary. Click here for the full details on all of Obama’s aides. American taxpayers marveled at the imperial expenditures of the faux populist-in-chief: http://twitter.com/#!/DanFosterType/status/484028790423572480 http://twitter.com/#!/moderncomments/status/484029313436504064 http://twitter.com/#!/CounterMoonbat/status/484346753416577025 Flashback: http://twitter.com/#!/cmahar3/status/311927068197785600 Bonus fun facts: There are three fancy letters on the public […]

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‘Dumbest thing you’ve ever published’: PoltiFact fact checks White House, gets SLAPPED by conservatives

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This is the dumbest thing you've ever published, and that's really saying something. https://t.co/Xt8wU2z9ka — Sean Davis (@seanmdav) June 22, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js What is? Just this nonsense from PolitiFact: White House tweet wrongly says Obamacare led to fewer insurance optionshttps://t.co/HUA7EB6iHp pic.twitter.com/kDOSTPLoH5 — PolitiFact (@PolitiFact) June 22, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js FFS. Are you high? Like really are […]

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White House: Want proof Obamacare is working? Watch this ‘Daily Show’ bit

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http://twitter.com/#!/DanAndros/status/510481147357192192 Obamacare has had its share of criticism, and according to the White House none of it is fair or justifiable. The White House’s evidence? This segment from Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show”: Millions signed up for health coverage through the ACA. What came next? The #ObamacareApocalypse: http://t.co/vRPYhsk2fW (via @TheDailyShow) — The White House (@WhiteHouse) […]

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After mutual mini-lovefest, WaPo follows NYT with sketchy Trump scoop

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NYT's and WaPo dropped minutes after Trump got on to a plane that doesn't land for quite awhile. Brutal — Dusty (@DustinGiebel) May 19, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js As Twitchy told you, the New York Times dropped yet another “bombshell” this afternoon, this time reportingthat Trumptold Russia’s Sergey Lavrov and Sergey Kislyak he felt relieved after firing […]

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Jim Carrey makes cameo appearance on WH feed of Jay Carney briefing [Vine]

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http://twitter.com/#!/Raffiwilliams/status/468449303661662209 http://twitter.com/#!/LeoShane/status/468450829784317953 People watching the White House feed of today’s Jay Carney briefing might have thought they were seeing things at first: http://twitter.com/#!/UberGrump/status/468449654032850944 http://twitter.com/#!/mikozlowski/status/468454413447987200 A Jim Carrey movie during Jay Carney’s presser? That’s kind of a “fit,” no? http://twitter.com/#!/whignewtons/status/468449440672776192 Perfect! http://twitter.com/#!/bloodless_coup/status/468449614887022592 Here’s a Vine of how it looked to those watching the White House feed […]

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