January 7th, 2013
01:32 PM ET

Ready to tackle the job: Clinton returns to State

Who says politics and diplomacy aren't contact sports?

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton returned to work Monday and was gifted the proper equipment for her final plays on the job.

Her Deputy Secretary of State Thomas Nides and staff at the weekly meeting of approximately 75 department managers presented her "a football helmet with a State Department seal, lots of good padding," State Department Spokeswoman Victoria Nuland said.

Reporters were not in the room, but the presentation was described by Nuland at a press briefing Monday afternoon, and the department distributed photos of her opening the gifts.

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soundoff (10 Responses)
  1. TzionSez

    Will the HillaryBeast return to testimony on Benghazi ? She had better......or else.

    January 8, 2013 at 12:43 pm | Reply
    • Observer

      ......"or else" what?

      January 8, 2013 at 3:24 pm | Reply
  2. steve

    Thoroughly useless lady, no idea what America stands for, Allowed some 50K people killed in Libya, 60 K people killed in Syria, 20K killed in Egypt, and she is the best Sec of state the US ever had. It is a shame..she did not do a single good job, even could not work with Pakistan and Afghanistan

    January 8, 2013 at 10:46 am | Reply
    • TzionSez

      Megalomania is not gender exclusive to men.

      January 8, 2013 at 12:44 pm | Reply
      • Hard Drinkin' Lincoln

        Neither is sociopathy.

        January 8, 2013 at 3:04 pm |
  3. ochidi ihemeje

    Pls Americans,tell me for once how a woman that executed a war against Gadafi could be adjudged incompetent and failure in the face of glaring successful carreer. Gud morning

    January 7, 2013 at 10:03 pm | Reply
    • U.S.M.C. 1371

      She won a war that was not a war? She removed a nut case and replaced him with extremists. Boy won't that look good in the history books.

      January 8, 2013 at 7:27 am | Reply
    • TzionSez

      Billary executed nothing, the Libyan rebels executed.

      January 8, 2013 at 12:45 pm | Reply
  4. saeed

    how many times do i need to repate this russia needs to nuke ireland dublin cork and ghana kumasi and accra then drop a nuke on basque country of spain cut down the filth.

    January 7, 2013 at 2:25 pm | Reply
  5. Observer

    Hey! – did someone slice off Slick Willie's cheatin' shlong and put it in a box for ol' Hills?

    January 7, 2013 at 1:59 pm | Reply

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