If Bush fatigue disqualifies Jeb Bush from seeking office, it certainly should disqualify Rick Perry. “Bush on steroids” is putting it mildly. Shallow charisma. Check. Though I doubt most voters … Continue Reading Another cheerleader from Texas
Jeb Bush had been adamant about not running in 2012. Now, “You never say never.” Could it have something to do with Rick Perry, who seems likely to seek the … Continue Reading Bush vs. Perry?
(via Andrew Sullivan, excerpted from a speech delivered on Sept. 17, 2001) America counts millions of Muslims amongst our citizens, and Muslims make an incredibly valuable contribution to our country. … Continue Reading George W. Bush speaks in favor of WTC mosque
The GOP field for 2012 is pretty weak. Mitt Romney is as phony as they come, having reversed himself on everything from health care to gay rights. Newt Gingrich, like … Continue Reading Bush 2012?
Notice what W. does after shaking hands with a Haitian.
Significant ammo for those who think Bush, while in charge and ultimately responsible, was a useful dupe: [Donald Rumsfeld] gave President George Bush secret intelligence briefs headlined with biblical quotations, … Continue Reading sacrelicious
Dan Quayle has nothing on George W. Bush: “Our enemies are innovative and resourceful, and so are we. They never stop thinking about new ways to harm our country and … Continue Reading “what a waste it is to lose one’s mind. or not to have a mind is being very wasteful”
At his last formal news conference, Bush at one point said: “Don’t tell me the federal response was slow when there was 30,000 people pulled off roofs” not long after … Continue Reading the bizarro president
Some conservatives are criticizing Obama for vacationing in Hawaii while the Middle East teeters on the brink of war. But what about the current president? He’s in Crawford on what … Continue Reading where’s w?
I’m Really Gonna Miss Systematically Destroying This Place
Yep, we were biased, writes the Washington Post ombudsman: The Post provided a lot of good campaign coverage, but readers have been consistently critical of the lack of probing issues … Continue Reading sunday reading
Forget what John Lewis said. John McCain is no racist, but his unfortunate transformation from maverick reformer to Republican hack is somewhat reminiscent of George Wallace’s journey. In 1952 Wallace … Continue Reading comparing mccain to wallace
“Everything is fucking spin.” John McCain, as quoted by Bob Woodward. The GOP nominee was discussing the Bush Administration’s failure to level with the public about the war in Iraq.
If you took 919 vacation days, would you have spent half of them in Crawford cutting brush?
That’s our Bush.