August 7, 2009


Because it’s been a long, tense week, and because I’m not much of a cat blogger, I thought I’d share this tongue-buried-in-cheek piece of commentary from Wonkette instead. Consider the source — with apologies in advance to Pete Souza. (…And, oh yeah, I enjoyed the comment likening this room to a dentist’s office.)

Okay, famous White House photographer Pete Souza, we realize it’s August and nobody wants to work at all and there’s nothing very news-y happening and everybody’s on vacation WE GET IT, fine, but… (MORE)


(Update 8/8/09. Maybe this photo is not so lighthearted after all. Check out Dennis Q’s comment on the National Commander of the American Legion in the discussion thread.)

(h/t: CB, my highly-connected DC friend)

(image: Pete Souza/White House. caption: President Barack Obama meets with National Commander of the American Legion Dave Rehbein, left, and Executive Director Peter Gaytan, right, in the Oval Office Tuesday, August 4, 2009 )

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