Bushism of the Day

Bushism of the Day

The 43rd president's accidental wit and wisdom.
April 18 2008 4:37 PM

Bushism of the Day

"A lot of times in politics you have people look you in the eye and tell you what's not on their mind."—Sochi, Russia, April 6, 2008

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