The 11 faces of Jay Carney: A remembrance

May 30

White House press secretary Jay Carney is leaving his high profile gig after three-plus years at the center of the political storm.

Almost a year ago to the day, we did a post detailing the eight faces of Carney as he labored through a particularly difficult daily press briefing. (The topics ranged from  the IRS scandal to Benghazi and back.)  In honor of Carney's departure, we offer up a final collection of his many, many faces from the podium (and occasionally out in the real world).  He was a regular Lon Chaney or, for a slightly more modern reference, a regular Jaqen H'ghar.

1. Happy Jay


(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

2. Sad Jay


(AP Photo)

3. Quizzical Jay


EPA/MICHAEL REYNOLDS

4. Intense Jay


AP Photo

5. Listening Jay


(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

6. Angry Jay


REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/Files

7. Un-glassed Jay


8. Professor Jay


(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

9. Waving Jay


(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

10. Not Jay


Patrick Carney of The Black Keys performs Tuesday, May 27, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

11. Hugging Jay


(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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