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Stupid Bush quote of the day

Barbara Bush makes a statement which makes me puke. Read on and you'll see why.
"And so many of the people in the arena here, you know, were
underprivileged anyway, so this, this is working very well for them,"
Mrs. Bush told American Public Media's "Marketplace" program, before
returning to her multi-million dollar Houston home.

Barbara Bush's son put his arm around the addled FEMA functionary and
declared, "Brownie, you're doing a heck of a job."


The apple does not fall too far from the tree.

 http://news.yahoo.com/s/thenation/20050906/cm_thenation/120080

I'm sorry, but how can being hungry or miserable "work well" for anyone? What's next? Saying it's okay for black people to be poor or oppressed because they are used to it? The Repugnicans may as well be saying to those who were stuck in New Orleans, "Let them eat cake."
The land of opportunity 08.Sep.2005 08:41

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Yes, Barbara, this is working out well for "them"...except fot the part about no water or food for days while your son goes golfing; dead family and friends; lifetimes of possessions and irreplaceable momentos washed away, gone forever; being removed from one's home at gunpoint; a touch of dysentery and threat of cholera; and the pain and outrage of being abandoned by the leaders of this country. In the grand scheme of things, this a just really only a little more collateral damage.
If karma does indeed rule, this country is doomed.

Yea 08.Sep.2005 19:52

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G H W could pick-em couldn't he? What a wonderful woman she is......and what a wonderful mother.......look at the boys she has raised and all the good they do......it's a wonderment. WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!