What’s the thinking behind this? Is the RNC banking on a complete rehabilitation of W’s image, or are they trying to usher in such a rehabilitaiton themselves? Why does the tone of the sticker seem vaguely sarcastic? We’re as stumped as you. source
They did it for Reagan, so now it’s Bush’s turn.
“Thanks, W., for the unnecessary wars and deaths and for helping to ruin the economy!”
EDIT: Rachel Maddow did a great piece the other night about the short attention span and memory of Americans which illustrates the above wonderfully.
“And Tillman’s last words? The soldier with him at the time poignantly recalls how Tillman saved his life even while his screams couldn’t spare his own. To his buddies but 40 yards away who were unloading artillery into his chest and head he screamed, “I’m fucking Pat Tillman, why are you shooting at me? I’m fucking Pat Tillman!””
Syrians, Fleeing Home, Crowd in Roman Caves
“There is not a vacant cave,” Mr. Darwish said as he huddled with several children inside.
Read: NY Times
Alex Wagner: 73% of Democrats say we made a mistake going to war in Iraq. 66% of Republicans said we did not make a mistake.
Rachel Maddow: Amazing.