The second day, a gothic journey into the partisan excesses of American politics, was all about what the Bush Administration has become. The President chose to campaign for two of the more skeevy candidates offered by the Republicans this year, the adulterous Pennsylvania Congressman Don Sherwood and the macaca-stained Virginia Senator George Allen.
You have to read through this to get there:
That was George W. Bush as I had first known him, passionate and compassionate, a convincing advocate for the need to reauthorize his No Child Left Behind Act, which uses tests to make schools accountable for their performance.
Gawd Awmighty! Still with the compassionate crap. I remember GWBush's compassion oozed out for Karla Fay Tucker:
'Please,'" Bush whimpers, his lips pursed in mock desperation, "'don't kill me.'"Even closeted gay Repub weenie Tucker Carlson thought that was too much.
And of course, GWBush's greatest compassion is always for American soldiers:
DoD Confirmation List
U.S. Deaths Confirmed By The DoD: 2790 Reported U.S. Deaths Pending DoD Confirmation: 13 Total 2803
US Non Mortal Casuaties:
including non-hostile and medical evacuations
Non Mortal Casualties Army Navy Marines Air Force Total Wounded - No Medical Air Transport Required 8,865 330 5,035 184 14,414 Wounded - Medical Air Transport Required 4,493 116 1,615 49 6,273 Non-Hostile Injuries - Medical Air Transport Required 5,157 193 822 258 6,430 Diseases - Medical Air Transport Required 15,323 460 1,117 762 17,662 TOTAL - WOUNDED 13,358 446 6,650 233 20,687 TOTAL - MEDICAL AIR TRANSPORTED 24,973 769 3,554 1,069 30,365 TOTAL - NON-MORTAL CASUALTIES 33,838 1,099 8,589 1,253 44,779