Srsly. He is.

It appears that White House press secretary Jay Carney is not prepared to let Boo-gate fizzle out on its own. Like President Obama, he’s got laser-like focus on the issues that truly matter to the American people.

Carney told reporters that President Obama was most certainly not booed when he joked about infielder Kevin Youkilis being traded to the Chicago White Sox at a Monday fundraiser. He insisted they “were saying ‘Yoooook and not Booo’ for God’s sake.”

The spin continued on Twitter where he argued with BuzzFeed reporter Zeke Miller.

Apparently, much like Obama, no one will let Carney be clear. So he continued:

As Twitchy pointed out earlier today:

The official White House transcript disagrees with Carney as well.

Whether Obama was getting booed or Youked, Carney’s latest rendition of “SQUIRREL!” merited a sound mocking, courtesy of the Twitterverse.

https://twitter.com/JasonGerwig/status/217657516002263042

https://twitter.com/ryanjcroft/status/217650662031368193

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Teehee!