Michelle Malkin on Fox News said the president's exchange with this reporter from the Chicago Tribune, is indicative of the kind of preferential treatment President Obama receives from the mainstream media.
“The lapdog media is at it again. They put the ‘lap’ in lapdog and they put the ‘sick’ in sycophant! Where was her drool bucket? That’s what I want to know. But we’ve seen these kind of emotive public displays of really, I think, journalistic malpractice, and affection for their man in the White House