Please Live Blog President Obama's News Conference: Open Thread

Youtube is live streaming the Presser.

You know the drill, have at it.

The questions have begun only after a short opening statement.

Many questions on torture including asking him about Dick Cheney's claims...

Let's get some nicknames going for Tapper and Todd and the rest of the press pool...I like Chippy worrying about the decline of conservatism as he says that Specter's defection is HUGE and he goes on to repeat republican talking points about one party rule.

I bet Bill O'Reilly will be bored.

More bombings in Iraq.

Ed Henry brings up abortion...

Jeff Zeleny of the NY Times asks five questions at once about how cool it is to be president.

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