Skip to comments.Anonymity comes with a trade-off [to Josh Earnest over his tantrum about WaPo migrant story]
Posted on 07/23/2014 1:45:31 AM PDT by Cincinatus' WifeEdited on 07/23/2014 7:25:17 AM PDT by Sidebar Moderator. [history]
The new White House press secretary got into a familiar old spat with the White House press corps the other day over the use of anonymous sources.
Josh Earnest — has there ever been a more perfectly named spokesman? — was a bit off in his timing. He lit into The Washington Post — and noted its reporters were absent from the briefing — for its alleged overuse of unnamed sources.
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It’s more like a classic abusive relationship.