A Pig in the Pokey?

June 14 (Bloomberg) — Lewis “Scooter” Libby, an ex-aide to Vice President Dick Cheney, must go to prison while appealing his conviction for obstructing a CIA leak probe, a judge ruled.

Will Little Irving Scooter go to jail or stall until Chimpy pardons him on his last day in office remain free throughout the appeals process? We might not know for a while, but I assume that the uncertainty has Scooterpie pooping in his pants!
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Original movie poster.

From Eric Griego in The Albuquerque Tribune:

Many people believe when Rove and Cheney wanted to attack former Ambassador Joe Wilson for questioning some of the president’s statements and the intelligence on which the Iraq War was based. In retaliation, Rove leaked the name of Wilson’s wife, Valerie Plame, to Robert Novak, who wrote an op-ed on July 6, 2003, outing Plame as a CIA operative.

Libby became the target of the investigation when it became clear that the White House was not going to let Rove or Cheney hang for the leak. Sounds like a James Michener novel gone bad.

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8 responses to “A Pig in the Pokey?

  1. Scooterpie better hope that poop is the only object in his pants.

    He’ll be out before we know it.

  2. nonnie9999

    it’s even worse now. the inmate population just saw the movie poster and now they know that scooter tastes like chicken!! 😆

  3. Thanks. Now evertime I eat chicken I will think of Scooter. 8)

  4. nonnie9999

    probably a capon:
    ca·pon /ˈkeɪpɒn, -pən/ [key-pon, -puhn]
    –noun
    a cockerel castrated to improve the flesh for use as food.

    maybe i used the wrong animal in the title?

  5. Thanks I feel better now. Also I never liked capon so that was a good pick

  6. nonnie9999

    so glad i could make you feel better, nyt! 😀

  7. Friend of the court

    Chicken a’ la Treason, best served on a bed of stainless steel and garnished with sprigs of skunk weed. Too bad that this isn’t the slow cooked kind, that takes 15 to 20 years.

  8. nonnie9999

    perhaps i should have changed the title from stir crazy to stir fry! it seems that this white house keeps jumping out of the frying pan and into the fire. in the meantime, all of us do a slow burn.