bush's statement about edwards
- Today a reporter asked Bush how he thinks John Edwards
will stand up against Dick Cheney. Bush said, "Dick
Cheney can be president."
This implies to me that Bush thinks Edwards has some
inability to be president. Edwards is old enough and
was born in the country, those are the only legal
qualifications. Is Bush thinking that Edwards hasn't
had enough experience in politics? Edwards is after
all only a first term senator, he was elected in 1998
and took office in 1999. So he's been in the Senate
five years. Which is exactly how long Bush had been
governor of Texas before becoming president, five
- Last night Steven Colbert of the Daily Show read:
"On the Bush/Cheney campaign website, there is already an
introduction to John Edwards, 'WHO IS JOHN EDWARDS? A Disingenuous,
Unaccomplished Liberal And Friend To Personal Injury Trial Lawyers.'
Only the Bush/Cheney can turn to word 'friend' into an insult."