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(VIDEO) Biden jokes about Roberts oath

(VIDEO) Dana Perino holds final WH briefing

Dana Perino offers best wishes to incoming press secretary, Robert Gibbs

Fri., Jan. 16, 2009

WASHINGTON – In her final briefing, outgoing White House press secretary Dana Perino offered best wishes to Robert Gibbs, the incoming press secretary for President-elect Barack Obama.

“Please go easy on him,” she told the White House press corps of Friday. Then she quickly added: “For a week.”

Taking the podium one last time as Bush’s spokeswoman, Perino turned the tables on the press with a slide show, roasting reporters, photographers and cameramen.

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(VIDEO) Bush Dodges Shoes Thrown by Iraqi Journalist

President George W. Bush dodges shoes thrown at him by Iraqi journalist Muntazer al-Zaidi from Al-Baghdadia television network, during press conference in Baghdad, December 14, 2008

(VIDEO) Obama First News Conference as President-Elect

At his first news conference as president-elect, Barack Obama called for the Bush administration and Congress to enact a stimulus package.

Obama Says Speedy Action Needed on Economy

Doug Mills/The New York Times

President-elect Barack Obama with Vice President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Rahm Emanuel in the front row, with a group of economic advisers at a news conference in Chicago on Friday. Transcript

SNL : Sarah Palin and Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton Sarah Palin Press Conference