Vice President Blasts Wolf Blitzer

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Though disappointingly metaphorical. From the rather testy interview on CNN:

Q We heard the President mention Osama bin Laden last night in his State of the Union address. Why can’t you find this guy?

THE VICE PRESIDENT: Well, obviously, he’s well hidden. We’ve been looking for him for some time. I think the fact is he’s gone totally to ground. He doesn’t communicate, except, perhaps, by courier. He’s not up on the air. He’s not putting out videos, the way he did oftentimes in the past.

Q His number two, Ayman al Zawahiri is —

THE VICE PRESIDENT: Zawahiri is much, much more visible. Yes.

Q I mean, he’s on television almost as much as I am.

THE VICE PRESIDENT: Well, I don’t know if anybody is on as much as you are, Wolf.

Ouch. That’s gotta hurt.