Martha Raddatz asked Bush why, during the spiraling violence in Iraq in the summer of 2006, he kept insisting publicly that things were going well:
BUSH: Well, yes. I think we — and I wanted — that's as much trying to bolster the spirits of the people in the field as well as — look, you can't have the commander in chief say to a bunch of kids who are sacrificing either, "It's not worth it," or, "You're losing." I mean, what does that do for morale?
Wednesday, April 16, 2008
OH I GET IT, BUSH WAS LYING
Bloggers are finding a nice underreported story about our most Christian President Ever. From Kevin Drum:
"I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, blah blah blah."