I bet there won’t be a next time.
At the end of this interview with a local Texas correspondent, President Obama all but tells off his interviewer for not respecting White House decorum. “Let me finish my answers the next time we do an interview, all right?” says the clearly piqued president:Vodpod videos no longer available.
As a habit, presidents do interviews with local correspondents, like WFAA’s Brad Watson, because they are mostly soft-ball interviews. They are also so short that it is hard for anyone to get Obama to move beyond soundbites. Watson says he had 7 minutes. He certainly made them count.