A refreshingly honest exchange between a reporter and the PR guy for Secretary of State Hillary Clinton took place Sunday, and really brightened up our day, because finally they were saying what they really think.
The context was Clinton spokesman Philippe Reines calling the CNN's handling of its discovery of the diary of U.S. Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens in the wreckage of the attack in Benghazi. Buzzfeed reporter Michael Hastings was pressing Reines on his description of CNN's behavior as "disgusting."
It all started out fairly normally. Questions from Hastings and answers from Reines. And then it got ugly. You can read the whole thing here, but here's our favorite part:More »