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Dem spokesman: The press have forfeited their 'right to gripe

US President Barack Obama gestures as he listens to the public while speaking at the Asheville Regional Airport in Fletcher, North Carolina, on October 17, 2011 during the first day of his three-day American Jobs Act bus tour to discuss jobs and the economy. Obama's tour comes as Republicans and several moderate Democrats remain roadblocks to passing his $447 billion jobs plan in the Senate.Credit: AFP/Getty Images

After several news outlets turned down invitations to off-the-record meetings with Attorney General Eric Holder to discuss the DOJ snooping scandal, the spokesman of the national Democratic Party actually turned the blame on them:

The twittersphere predictably took offense:

Politico's Dylan Byers was left in disbelief (although it's not enough to stop his bosses from agreeing on Holder's terms):

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