With the idea in mind of not getting way behind on my blogging duties and just in case when I get home this afternoon from the baby shower Mandy, Maya and I are going to for the kids Speech Therapist (also named Mandy,) I fold up completely like an old accordion, I thought I'd be best served to do my Bushisms post now! Prepare, plan ahead, ya know.
Monday, June 9, 2008 - 225 days left
"That's called, 'A Charge To Keep,' based upon a religious hymn. The hymn talks about serving God. The president's job is never to promote a religion."
--Washington, D.C. 2006
Tuesday, June 10, 2008 - 224 days left
"I will not withdraw, even if Laura and Barney are the only ones supporting me."
--To Bob Woodward, 60 Minutes (about the war in Iraq)
Wednesday, June 11, 2008 - 223 days left
"I want to thank my friend, Senator Bill Frist, for joining us today.[...] He married a Texas girl, I want you to know. Karyn is with us. A West Texas girl, just like me."
--Nashville, Tennessee 2004
Thursday, June 12, 2008 --222 days left
Former President George H.W. Bush's birthday, 1924
"I am not one who--who flamboyantly believes in throwing a lot of words around."
-George H.W. Bush
Friday, June 13, 2008 -- 221 days left
"I haven't had a chance to talk, but I'm confident we'll get a bill that I can live with if we don't."
--Brussels, Belgium, June 13, 2001, regarding the McCain-Kennedy patients' bill of right
Saturday and Sunday, June 14/15, 2008 - 220 days left and 219 days left
"I think --tide turning --see, as I remember-- I was raised in the desert, but tides kind of --it's easy to see a tide turn --did I say those words?"
June 14, 2006, Washington, D.C.
(I think I especially liked his comments listed for Wednesday, June 11, 2008 -very telling, don't you agree?)