Bushism of the Day

The 43rd president's accidental wit and wisdom.
Jan. 13 2009 7:07 PM

Bushism of the Day

"I'm telling you there's an enemy that would like to attack America, Americans, again. There just is. That's the reality of the world. And I wish him all the very best."—Washington, D.C., Jan. 12, 2009

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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.

Click here to see video of Bush's comments. The Bushism is at 20:25.

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