Friday, February 13, 2004

The Truth... 

WHITEHOUSE.ORG has the real transcript of Bush's Meet the Press interview.
THE PRESIDENT: Well, first let me kind of step back, squint, stick out my little tongue a bit and ignore your question in favor of reciting the lines I've been practicing for the last few days. Here goes...

Intelligence is a vital part of smartness, and smartness is needed for serious thinking, but is sort of wasted on just everyday kind of thinking used in domestic policy. It takes thinking thoughts for fighting and winning our battle against the Muslamian evildoers. And remember that this war is a crusade that will never end so long as my handlers feel that its exploitation can help ensure that our iron grasp on the levers of self-enriching power is eternal.