So Gov. Gary Herbert was somewhere in Iraq today and his staff put together an odd sort of conference call for reporters.
The whole thing was moderated by conservative radio talk show host Rod Arquette and broadcast on KNRS. Instead of asking questions directly to the governor, reporters could submit them through a chat room and Arquette took a few questions and asked them on the air.
The overwhelming majority of the questions, however, were provided at the outset by Ally Isom, Herbert's spokeswoman, who posted the following in the chat room: