Bushism of the Day

Bushism of the Day

The 43rd president's accidental wit and wisdom.
July 14 2008 4:42 PM

Bushism of the Day

"Throughout our history, the words of the Declaration have inspired immigrants from around the world to set sail to our shores. These immigrants have helped transform 13 small colonies into a great and growing nation of more than 300 people."—Charlottesville, Va., July 4, 2008

Click here  to see video of Bush's comments. The Bushism is at 7:10.

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Jacob Weisberg is chairman and editor-in-chief of The Slate Group and author of The Bush Tragedy. Follow him on Twitter.

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