I'd forgotten how often we saw Magritte (colubra) wrote,
I'd forgotten how often we saw Magritte
colubra

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Someone's got better speechwriters with him when he's overseas.

"You've got people here [at the G8 summit] who are working to alleviate poverty and to help rid the world of the pandemic of AIDS. They're working on ways to have a clean environment and on the other hand you have people killing innocent people.

The contrast couldn't be clearer between the intentions and the hearts of those of us who care deeply about human rights and human liberty and those who kill."

-GW Bush

...How the fuck did George Walker Bush say anything ever that I could remotely imagine agreeing with. How the hell did this happen.
I BLAME THE TERRORISTS.

Meanwhile, in 'let's forget all about William the Conqueror' territory:

"I would like to express the full horror I feel at the terrorist attacks which bathed the British capital in blood this morning. I would like to express to all Londoners, to all of the British people, the solidarity, the compassion and the friendship of France and the French people."
French President Jacques Chiraq
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