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Carney Derangement Syndrome Strikes Again: Ron Fournier Calls Jay Carney ‘Baghdad Bob’

Carney is taking heat from reporters over his insistence that a recently-released email about Susan Rice’s Sunday show prep was about broader unrest in the Muslim world.

Via Liberaland:

Carney Derangement Syndrome has struck again, this time felling National Journal‘s Ron Fournier, who took to MSNBC’s Morning Joe to deliver a measured criticism of White House Press Secretary Jay Carney Friday morning. Carney is taking heat from reporters over his insistence that a recently-released email about then-Ambassador Susan Rice’s Sunday show prep was not about Benghazi, but about broader unrest in the Muslim world. Fournier’s way of calling the White House’s rationale thin was to equate Carney to “Baghdad Bob,” the Iraqi Minister of Information who kept insisting that the 2003 Ameri...

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