The late (and really great) columnist/writer, Molly Ivins, frequently referred to DUBYA as "The Shrub" - a nickname I always thought was pretty appropriate. Hence the title of this week's Bushisms -which as you can see, are once again posted a bit late. My apologies. It's been a busy weekend and first day of the new week too.
Monday, June 2, 2008 - 232 days left
"Can't living with the bill means it won't become law."
--Brussels, Belgium, June 2001
Tuesday, June 3, 2008 - 231 days left
"This is a nation that loves our freedom, loves our country."
--Washington, D.C. 2002
Wednesday, June 4, 2008 - 230 days left
"I'm the master of low expectations."
-Aboard Air Force Once, June 4, 2003
Thursday, June 5, 2008 - 229 days left
"Anyway, I'm so thankful, and so gracious --I'm gracious that my brother Jeb is concerned about the hemisphere as well."
--Appearing with his brother Jeb, Governor of Florida, Miami, Florida, June 2001
Friday, June 6, 2008 --228 days left
"I looked the man in the eye. I found him to be very straightforward and trustworthy...I was able to get a sense of his soul."
--About Russian President Vladimer Putin, June 2001
Saturday and Sunday, June 7/8, 2008 - 227 days left and 226 days left
Former First Lady Barbara Bush'a birthday, 1925
"I married the first man I ever kissed. When I tell this to my children, they just about throw up."
-- Barbara Bush
And That's All She Wrote - for today and for this week's lovely tidbits, words of wisdom. NOT!