Bushism of the Day.

Bushism of the Day.

The 43rd president's accidental wit and wisdom.
Sept. 14 2005 1:51 PM

Bushism of the Day

"My thoughts are, we're going to get somebody who knows what they're talking about when it comes to rebuilding cities."—On how the rebuilding of New Orleans might commence, Biloxi, Miss., Sept. 2, 2005

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