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Psaki says Peter Doocy ‘sounds like a stupid son of a b****’ because of Fox questions

Psaki says Peter Doocy ‘sounds like a stupid son of a b****’ because of Fox questions
Biden caught on a hot mic in January calling Doocy ‘stupid son of a b***’ over inflation question

wit Huis Press Secretary Jen Psaki has said that the questions provided to Fox News reporter Peter Doocy make him “sound like a stupid son of a b****”.

During a taping of the podcast Pod Save America, Ms Psaki was asked if Mr Doocy was a “stupid son of a b****” or if he just acted like one on TV while sparring with the press secretary.

“He works for a network that provides people with questions that, nothing personal to any individual including Peter Doocy, but might make anyone sound like a stupid son of a b****,” she said.

President Joe Biden was caught on a hot mic in January calling Mr Doocy a “stupid son of a b****” after he asked a question about inflation.

“Can I tell a nice Peter Doocy story?” Ms Psaki asked the podcast hosts and went on to say that Mr Biden called Mr Doocy to apologize, adding that the correspondent was asked about the call on Sean Hannity’s Fox News programme that evening.

“So he went on TV that night and I actually watched Sean Hannity to see what he said. My mind was like really bending and hurting,” Ms Psaki said.

“If you can imagine, it was like flames and it was like ‘Crime! Misdaad! Misdaad!’ and Kamala, the vice president is like walking through the flames and crime. I don’t even know what was happening,”Het sy bygevoeg, describing Fox’s broadcast.

“But Sean Hannity asked him about what the president had said and what he said back. And he could have been like, ‘he’s a son of a b****’or ‘I’m standing up for’ whatever, he could have said anything. And instead, hy het gesê, you know ‘he called me, we had a really nice conversation, I’m just asking my questions, he’s doing his job’,” Ms Psaki said.

“So I will say, that was a moment of grace, you don’t have to like everything Peter Doocy says or does, but that was certainly a moment of grace by Peter Doocy,”Het sy bygevoeg.

Ms Psaki also said that Mr Biden wouldn’t be travelling to Oekraïne despite telling reporters earlier that he would be willing to go.

“He’s ready for anything, the man likes a fast car, some aviators, he’s ready to go to Ukraine," sy het gese, but added that “we are not sending the president to Ukraine”.

Speaking about the British Prime Minister’s recent Kyiv visit, sy het gese, “what Boris Johnson did is he took, I believe, an eight-hour train through a war zone to get to the middle of Ukraine”.

'So, no that is not in the plans for the president of the United States," sy het gese. “We should all maybe be relieved about that. He’s got a few other things to do.”

It’s been reported that Ms Psaki has been in talks to join MSNBC once she leaves the White House.

“I will not be there forever. That is what I can confer," sy het gese. “I am not trying to be talking point-y in saying this is the best job I’ve ever had. It’s amazing in so many ways.”