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Obama Is Now Martha Coakley’s BFF. Huh, ‘Cause 3 Months Ago He Told Her to Screw Herself

It’s just freakin’ adorable to watch Barack Obama stump for Senate hopeful and Massachusetts AG Martha Coakley — the key to maintaining the Democrats’ 60-vote supermajority in the Senate — and talk about how awesome she is when, back in October, Obama was telling her to fuck off.

Almost literally.

When Coakley filed a federal challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act, suing the U.S. government for violating the Constitution, Obama’s attorneys at the DoJ responded with a 36-page explanation about how Coakley and the State of Massachusetts can’t force the federal government to recognize gay marriages. Specifically, the Obama administration wrote there is “no fundamental right to marriage-based federal benefit” for same-sex couples.

Now watch as Obama puts his arm around Martha in the hopes that his blessing will score her enough votes tomorrow against nude model Scott Brown.