McKeon’s First “Asshole”

It is, I must say, something of an honor.

There was some competition for which reporter would first draw the epithet “asshole” from Mike McKeon, the tough former Pataki aide who is now Pirro’s spokesman.

And I won!

The distinction came in response to a question about if, at some point, Pirro would learn about the issues.

“Don’t be an asshole,” McKeon said. “‘At some point.’”