Bushism of the Day.
Bushism of the Day.
The 43rd president's accidental wit and wisdom.
June 22 2005 3:03 PM

Bushism of the Day

"We're spending money on clean coal technology. Do you realize we've got 250 million years of coal?"—Washington, D.C., June 8, 2005

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