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Friday, September 23, 2005

Let's Begin

Headline in the New York Times this morning:
Miles of Traffic as Texans Heed Order to Leave (link)
It's all that f*****g Bush's fault.

We might as well get an early start on the criticism.

It's Because He Was Selected, Not Elected

Headline in the Washington Post this morning:

Refiners Close Up Before Rita Hits
Precautionary Measure Could Raise
Gas Prices (link)

It's because that b*****d Bush is ignorant.

Hey, I could have been a journalist.

You Thought I Was Kidding ...

One of the most respected members of the mainstream press writes this morning:

Fiscal Policy: Why 'Stupid' Fits
By E. J. Dionne Jr. (
Rather predictable actually since the precedent was established long ago. You may recall this rather infamous Daily Mirror cover:

Oh. That's right. We elected him. That would make us stupid and Hurricane Rita our fault too.

Silence is foolish if we are wise, but wise if we are foolish. - Charles Caleb Colton