But why should we hear about body bags, and deaths, and how many, what day it’s gonna happen, and how many this or what do you suppose? Or, I mean, it’s, it’s not relevant. So why should I waste my beautiful mind on something like that? And watch him suffer.”— Barbara Bush on “Good Morning America,”
March 18, 2003
Thus begins Frank Rich’s article on 5/23 in the NYT.
The ‘him’ is her son.
Is it *any* wonder GW is not only uncaring, but stupid? Ferchrissakes – this is a professional political family!!
I want her to go to each family of a service man that died and say their deaths were not relevant.