Summer is waning, the election is 102 days away, and I am back to (occasional) blogging !
Almost nothing from this administration surprises me, but even I was shocked by the latest mask slippage from White House Press Secretary Jay Carney. He was asked by an unnamed reporter:
Reporter: What city does this Administration consider to be the capital of Israel? Jerusalem or Tel Aviv?
Jay Carney, White House press secretary: Um… I haven’t had that question in a while. Our position has not changed. Can we, uh…
He squirms for another minute or so, not answering the question:
Last I checked, Israel’s Parliament and President’s residence were still in Jerusalem.
But according to this administration, including the State Department spokesperson, either Jerusalem is in a separate country or something.