Continuing on with the great DUBYA Countdown, here's this week's presentations for your astute perusal. Hopefully, something for everyone.
Monday, August 4, 2008 - 169 days left
"We stand for things."
--Davenport, Iowa, August 4, 2004
Tuesday, August 5, 2008 - 168 days left
"Our enemies are innovative and resourceful, and so are we. They never stop thinking about new ways to harm our country and our people, and neither do we."
--Washington, D.C., August 5, 2004
Wednesday, August 6, 2008 -167 days left
"I cut the taxes on everybody. I didn't cut them. The Congress cut them. I asked them to cut them."
--Unity Journalists of Color Convention, August 6, 2004
Thursday, August 7, 2008 - 166 days left
"As you know, we don't have relationships with Iran. I mean, that's -- ever since the late '70s, we have no contacts with them, and we've totally sanctioned them. In other words, there's no sanctions --you can't --we're out of sanctions."
--Annandale, Virginia, August 2004
Friday, August 8, 2008 - 165 days left
"[T]hat's just the nature of democracy. Sometimes pure politics enters into the rhetoric."
--Crawford, Texas, August 8, 2003
Saturday and Sunday, August 9/10, 2008 - 164 days left and 163 days left
Supreme Court nominee Harriet Miers' birthday, 1948
"You are the best governor ever--deserving of great respect!"
--Harriet Miers, to George W. Bush, 1997
Now with all that extra knowledge for the week ahead, don't you feel so much better, so very much smarter too?