Pete Buttigieg

Look Out, Pete: There’s a Younger, Hotter White Dude Rising Up the Democratic Party Ladder

Pete Buttigieg, 38, could be forgiven for thinking he was the youngest, hottest white dude working his way up the Democratic Party ladder. Despite a weak resume comprising a failed presidential campaign, a failed campaign for DNC chairman, and an eight-year tenure as mayor of Indiana's fourth-largest city, Buttigieg was recently nominated to head the U.S. Department of Transportation.

ANALYSIS: Media Coverage of Biden Administration Will Be as Hard to Parody as Donald Trump

It is often said that Donald Trump killed satire because many of his actions (and tweets) since announcing his campaign for president were so outlandish they could not be parodied. (Case in point.) The same will not be said of the media's coverage of the Biden administration. But early indications suggest it will be just as true. Specifically, the recent coverage of Pete Buttigieg's nomination to lead the Department of Transportation has been just as destructive to satire.

Mayor Pete Goes to Washington

Biden to nominate 38-year-old memoirist, beloved by 'boat shoe' libs, for secretary of transportation

President-elect Joe Biden is expected to nominate Pete Buttigieg for secretary of transportation, a move that will delight a core segment of the Democratic base.

Contra Axios, Pete Buttigieg Will Never Be President

He's reportedly being considered for U.S. ambassador to China, a post typically reserved for older, qualified politicians

Axios has reported a "scoop" regarding the future of Pete Buttigieg, the 38-year-old didgeridoo aficionado who could have won the Democratic primary in 2020—if just white landowners were allowed to vote.

White Obama Strikes Again

REVIEW: 'Trust: America's Best Chance' by Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg

Pete Buttigieg has written another book, his second political memoir in as many years, because of course he has. Trust: America's Best Chance is "not an election book," he writes, "but I believed it was important to share these thoughts ahead of the November 2020 elections."