Obama White House Still Backs Catfood Co-Chair Alan Simpson After Vietnam Vets Slur

By: Thursday September 2, 2010 6:00 am

The Obama White House signaled Alan Simpson today that he can say whatever damn-fool thing he wants, and since he’s the GOP co-chair of Obama’s Catfood Commission, it’s to be expected that Simpson will say some things Obama will disagree with.

White House Accepts Simpson Apology. D’oh!

By: Thursday August 26, 2010 6:00 am

This whole “I never intended” Alan Simpson apology has gotten entirely out of hand: the person to whom the insult was directed still wants Simpson to resign from the Catfood Commission, while the White House, an unrelated party to the insult or the apology, accepts Simpson’s apology. D’oh!

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