Warwick to Replace Carney as White House Press Secretary

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President Obama announced today that musician and Celebrity Apprentice star Dionne Warwick will replace Jay Carney as White House Press Secretary. The move is largely seen as the result of Carney’s less-than-stellar performance after being grilled by the media on Benghazi and the IRS. But critics are calling the move a diversion. “Ms. Warwick is certainly a legend. No one here is disputing that. But you really have to question whether or not she is qualified for the office that she’s been appointed to,” says media analyst Neil Jacobs. Warwick held her first White House press briefing shortly after the…

Obama Village: The Kenyan Plot to Destroy America Revealed

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A trail of dust streamed in through a stuck-open window as my cab driver hurtles through a crowded East African city, trying to keep up with the Matatos – speedy passenger buses that wind their way dangerously through and around the intense Nairobi traffic. The hot sun beat down on the bustling city, sending many into the refuge of the Starbucks Coffee shop where my cab came to a screeching halt. A trail of unusual emails led me to this coffee shop where a man named Kwame Opratawah promised to take me deep into the Kenyan forests to see for…

Crowds by Reese: 103 Minutes with a Crowd Consultant

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The energy inside a national political convention is a monstrous kitschy roar; streamers, oversized banners, confetti and glitter abound. The exuberant vibe is something of a cheerleader’s dream. Reese Price is just that cheerleader and he has agreed to let us watch him at work. The spritely Texan farmboy-turned-political fixer has a very special role to play here at the Republican National Convention as he walks about greeting everyone in his soothing Southern drawl. “My job is to help a politician look their best,” Reese offers, “by showing the world the diversity of their supporters. Sometimes that’s harder than putting…