This just in: George W. Bush is still a jerk.

From the Telegraph:

The American leader, who has been condemned throughout his presidency for failing to tackle climate change, ended a private meeting with the words: “Goodbye from the world’s biggest polluter.”

He then punched the air while grinning widely, as the rest of those present including Gordon Brown and Nicolas Sarkozy looked on in shock.

Mr Bush, whose second and final term as President ends at the end of the year, then left the meeting at the Windsor Hotel […]

Poor Barney.

Harpo asked in comments:

What is your avatar supposed to be? I can make out some ears!

It’s Barney! George W Bush’s long-suffering Scottish Terrier. Hate the dog-owner, love the dog.

Karl Rove once stated that “Barney is a lump”. Applying usual method of deciphering anything Rove says, we can assume that Barney is in fact a lovable ball of energy. And five times better a human-being than Rove or his master will ever be.


How Incivil!!! And yet so terribly amusing.

Following are excerpts from a press conference with former Lebanese minister Wiam Wahhab, which aired on Al-Manar TV on November 7, 2007.

Reporter: In his own special way, the head of the Lebanese Unification Movement, former minister Wiam Wahhab, ridiculed the American Treasury’s decision to freeze his hypothetical assets in the US. He declared that he was donating this money to U.S. President George Bush and to his secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, for pseudo-humanitarian purposes. On the other hand, […]

Bush being Bush.

I don’t often read The Ladies Home Journal. Home of fine recipes, beauty tips, and stomach-churning interviews with the leader of the free world.

President Bush: But the day ended on a relatively humorous note. The agents said, “You’ll be sleeping downstairs. Washington’s still a dangerous place.” And I said no, I can’t sleep down there, the bed didn’t look comfortable. I was really tired, Laura was tired, we like our own bed. We like our own routine. You know, […]