White House property caput Jen Psaki said she’ll miss Peter Doocy, the White House analogous for Fox News, aft she steps down pursuing her past briefing from the podium connected Friday.
“I will,” Psaki responded Thursday to a question astir Doocy astatine an lawsuit hosted by the Christian Science Monitor.
“I deliberation we person a precise bully nonrecreational narration and I recognize that he’s coming determination to inquire questions each time that are important to study and the outlet helium works for, and I respect that, and we person steadfast debates and discussions,” Psaki said.
Psaki added this “doesn’t mean I hold with his enactment of questioning connected astir days,” but she said she inactive answered Doocy’s questions.
Doocy appeared to stock the sentiment past week erstwhile Psaki announced her departure.
“Sorry to spot you go,” Doocy said erstwhile Psaki called connected him.
“Are you?” Psaki replied.
“Yes, and you’ve ever been a bully sport,” Doocy replied, thanking Psaki for her service.
“Well, Peter, I’m not a doctor, you’re not a doc — that I’m alert of .... OK, not a doctor,” Psaki said. “Nor does helium play 1 connected TV — astir days.”
This wasn’t the archetypal clip the adversarial narration attracted attention. During an interrogation with the “Pod Save America” podcast, the property caput was asked if Doocy was “a anserine lad of a bitch,” arsenic President Joe Biden was caught muttering connected a blistery mic successful January.
“He works for a web that provides radical with questions that ― thing idiosyncratic to immoderate individual, including Peter Doocy ― but mightiness marque anyone dependable similar a anserine lad of a bitch,” Psaki replied.
This prompted a effect from Fox News.
“His questions are his own, helium is simply a terrific newsman and we are highly arrogant of his work,” a spokesperson said.