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January 25, 2011

Ogabe's enviro-freak Energy "czar" Browner to be axed, position to be eliminated

Another one under the bus.

...Carol Browner is leaving her position as White House "energy czar," and a staff shake-up is likely to eliminate her post altogether, according to Democrats familiar with events...

Carol Browner: victim of the reelection pivot strategy. With Billy Jeff, it was a lot easier for the electorate to swallow since he his ideological basis was always pretty soft to begin with. Bill is and was a babes and good times kinda guy, any ideology was strictly eyewash for scoring hot leftist babes.

If you're trying to convince businesses you're not completely hostile towards them, and maybe they should hire more people, this is nice gesture by Obama, but it comes long after the horse has left the barn. Nobody is going to respond to gestures and B.S. anymore like they did two years ago. They'll want something more substantial than the sacking of some ridiculous czar.

Not that many will be foolish enough to actually believe Obama of course, but teh one must keep up appearances and toss an occasional scrap to the rabble. Give the MFM something to masticate on for a while to distract them from other weightier issues.



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