Okay perhaps more befitting of BTS but
here are the top ten Bush-isms of 2007.
Top 10 Bushisms of 2007
The Dumbest Things President Bush Said in 2007
By Daniel Kurtzman, About.com
10. "And there is distrust in Washington. I am surprised, frankly, at the amount of distrust that exists in this town. And I'm sorry it's the case,
and I'll work hard to try to elevate it." --interview on National Public Radio, Jan. 29, 2007
9. "I fully understand those who say you can't win this thing militarily. That's exactly what the United States military says, that you can't win
this military." --on the need for political progress in Iraq, Washington, D.C., Oct. 17, 2007
8. "One of my concerns is that the health care not be as good as it can possibly be." --on military benefits, Tipp City, Ohio, April 19, 2007
7. "Mr. Prime Minister, thank you for your introduction. Thank you for being such a fine host for the OPEC summit." --addressing Australian Prime
Minister John Howard at the APEC Summit. Later, in the same speech: "As John Howard accurately noted when he went to thank the Austrian troops there
last year..." --referring to Australian troops as "Austrian troops," Sept. 7, 2007
6. "My relationship with this good man is where I've been focused, and that's where my concentration is. And I don't regret any other aspect of
it. And so I -- we filled a lot of space together." --on British Prime Minister Tony Blair, Washington, D.C., May 17, 2007
5. "You helped our nation celebrate its bicentennial in 17 -- 1976." --to Queen Elizabeth, Washington, D.C., May 7, 2007
4. "The question is, who ought to make that decision? The Congress or the commanders? And as you know, my position is clear -- I'm a Commander
Guy." --deciding he is no longer just "The Decider," Washington, D.C., May 2, 2007
Watch clip: politicalhumor.about.com...
3. "Information is moving -- you know, nightly news is one way, of course, but it's also moving through the blogosphere and through the Internets."
--Washington, D.C., May 2, 2007
2. "There are some similarities, of course (between Iraq and Vietnam). Death is terrible." --Tipp City, Ohio, April 19, 2007
1. "As yesterday's positive report card shows, childrens do learn when standards are high and results are measured." --on the No Child Left Behind
Act, Washington, D.C., Sept. 26, 2007
watch video: politicalhumor.about.com...
My personal favorite of the year, and I'm not sure how it didn't get on this list (more lists will be published I'm sure and should be posted here
(speaking about Arnold Schwarzenegger) "All I can tell you is that when the governor calls, I answer his phone"
(Got this out of the Globe and Mail this morning)
[edit on 12-12-2007 by pmexplorer]