Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) is not a big fan of Navy Rear Admiral John Kirby, the Pentagon’s spokesman — especially after the latter whiffed on answering McCain’s assertion that the US was losing the war against ISIS. And his patience with the administration, he said on the Tyler Cralle Show on 980 WAAV-AM last week, is running thin.
“It’s the most amazing thing. It’s the most amazing thing,” McCain said. “The spin and the lies out of this White House. I mean, it’s unbelievable. This idiot Admiral Kirby was asked, I think yesterday, that said, ‘John McCain says that we are losing, what do you say?’”
“The guy, you gotta run it, you gotta run it,” McCain insisted. “‘Blah. Blah. Blah. Blah. Blah.’ I mean, it’s amazing.”
McCain has been openly, publicly disdainful of Barack Obama‘s plan to deal with ISIS, and at one point stated that America was not winning. And here’s how Kirby responded:
Listen to McCain’s response below via WAAV-AM:
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