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Tuesday, August 31, 2004

Just to pump Bush up.

Schwarzenegger at the Rcon said:

"That's what I admire most about the president. He's a man of perseverance. He's a man of inner strength. He is a leader who doesn't flinch, who doesn't waiver, and does not back down."

Has the Governator not been paying attention? Not been keeping up with events that shape our country? Not reading the news?

Let's review this that and the other thing, shall we.

Was he shooting a movie when this flinching happened?
Bush Backs Independent 9/11 Commission

WASHINGTON, Sept. 20 2002 — Reversing course, President Bush said today he now supports establishing an independent commission to investigate the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Missed the Rice back down?
Bush relents -- Rice to testify to 9/11 panel

WASHINGTON, March 31, 2004-- President Bush, changing course after more than a week on the receiving end of intense political pressure, agreed Tuesday to allow his national security adviser, Condoleezza Rice, to testify publicly before the commission investigating the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
SF Gate
And didn't see the waivering on the other?
Bush Backs Away From His Claims About Iraq Arms

WASHINGTON, Jan. 27 2004 — President Bush declined Tuesday to repeat his claims that evidence that Saddam Hussein had illicit weapons would eventually be found in Iraq, but he insisted that the war was nonetheless justified because Mr. Hussein posed "a grave and gathering
threat to America and the world."
New York Times

Kudos to the Governator for his inattention thus allowing him to make his statement with a clear conscience.