Add Politico to the list of news organizations feeling ignored by President Obama. Check out this opening by Byron Tau and Dylan Byers:
Forget Chris Matthews — he’ll take Nancy O’Dell.
President Barack Obama has been taking a lot of questions in the two months since his last press conference or national news interview. He’s just been doing them with ESPN, Entertainment Tonight, People Magazine and FM radio stations around the country, mostly to talk local sports and regional cuisine.
Here’s a tip, gents: He wouldn’t walk all over you if you weren’t so carpet-like.