Obama to Reporter: Let Me Finish
Written by Pat's Papers | Wednesday, 20 April 2011 7:53 AM
Someone in Texas is messin’ with President Obama reports the LA Times this morning. Clearly irked, the president told a reporter from Dallas to “let me finish my answers the next time we do an interview, all right?” The reporter aggressively pushed the president on several points including his involvement in deciding the final resting place for the retired NASA shuttle Endeavor; Texas’s snub in the shuttle race apparently rubbed the state’s congressional delegation the wrong way and led to rumors that the White House used its influence to get the shuttle to California.
At the end of the interview with Brad Watson, you can hear the president bite back:
My thanks to the Village Voice for honoring me as New York’s “Best TV News Anchor”
Tickets are on sale now for my final trivia event of the year at Bell House.
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