Robert Gibbs a Cad and Bounder

Once again Robert Gibbs shows his butt. He is the worst press secretary since Bagdad Bob...

From Yahoo news...

Robert Griffin is no gentleman talking like this to a woman. There is no way I can agree with this woman in politics but no one should talk like that to any person let alone a woman. It seems to be the normal way of Robert Gibbs. It may sound like I am being easy on Gibbs. I am not. The worst insult to a man is to call him un-gentlemanly. No fear, he won't ask for satifaction...

by Brett Michael Dykes

...The testy exchange was sparked by Ryan's insistent questioning of White House social secretary Desiree Rogers' role at the recent state dinner, which has been in the headlines because of the fallout from Tareq and Michaele Salahi's "party crashing."

Ryan claimed that there have been whispers around Washington insinuating that Rogers had overstepped the traditional role of her title at the event to become the "belle of the ball," thus "overshadowing the first lady." Frustrated by Ryan's tabloid-y line of questioning, Gibbs instructed her to "calm down" and to take a deep breath," adding "I do this with my son and that's what happens."

As the press corps cringed, murmured and chuckled at Gibbs' chastising, Ryan shot back: "Don't play with me."

In the end, Gibbs recommended that they return to more weighty issues, "like 98,000 men and women in Afghanistan.

Dieu Sauve le Roy.


M.D.A. said...

Perhaps ungentlemanly, but the reporter did not seem very lady-like or civil to me.

Brantigny said...

I was not concerned with this woman's attitude. A gentleman treats every woman the same way, noble or base, rich or poor.