Wednesday, July 09, 2008

GWB



Sameh El-Shahat, Egyptian-born resident of the UK, argues that George W. Bush has been the most under-rated president... ever.

Holy Cows: George W Bush - Buffoon Or Great Leader?

How refreshing to read something that doesn't slam President Bush, a good and decent man who doesn't deserve the venomous hate the liberal left, and some on the right, heap upon him.

9 comments:

Brooke said...

Bush has his faults; every prez does.

But the BDS (Bush Derangement Syndrome) on the left is just ridiculous.

David Amulet said...

I agree--he is the most underrated president since Nixon ... and history will judge him better than the ideologically twisted twerps who don't allow themselves to see anything but incompetence or worse.

Other than the growth in the deficit--which no good fiscal conservative can be pleased with--and the administration's failure to develop a sound national strategy on energy, his record will look remarkably better in 50 years than it does now.

And it's a lesson to us, too. Let's not assume that those with whom we disagree have evil motives. They may, I'll admit. But it's much more likely they have good intentions and just seek to apply them in ways we find unpalatable.

Papa Frank said...

I have a feeling that in 50 years history will have a far different view of Bush than what is peddled today.

jan said...

He is a man of principals and convictions. And besides, he reads The BLOG.

cube said...

brooke: I agree.

david: I agree about the overspending, but as far as the sound energy policy goes, Bush was calling for drilling in ANWAR & offshore for years, but the Congress (whose approval ratings are far lower than his) wouldn't allow it. The President isn't omnipotent.

papa frank: I also believe history will absolve him.

jan: There you go! ;-)

ninest123 said...

michael kors, prada handbags, chanel handbags, oakley sunglasses, air jordan pas cher, nike roshe run, ralph lauren pas cher, ray ban sunglasses, tiffany jewelry, louis vuitton outlet, longchamp outlet, nike air max, burberry, longchamp outlet, tiffany and co, polo ralph lauren outlet, louboutin, ray ban sunglasses, gucci outlet, oakley sunglasses, nike air max, louis vuitton, cheap oakley sunglasses, replica watches, ugg boots, ugg boots, uggs on sale, nike free, replica watches, oakley sunglasses, polo ralph lauren outlet, prada outlet, louis vuitton, sac longchamp, louboutin pas cher, oakley sunglasses, louboutin outlet, christian louboutin outlet, louis vuitton, louboutin shoes, ray ban sunglasses, jordan shoes, tory burch outlet, longchamp, air max, louis vuitton outlet, kate spade outlet, nike outlet, longchamp pas cher, nike free

ninest123 said...

hollister pas cher, north face, ray ban uk, abercrombie and fitch, air force, michael kors, michael kors, michael kors outlet, timberland, michael kors outlet, north face, nike blazer, oakley pas cher, michael kors outlet, nike air max, sac guess, vans pas cher, hollister, nike air max, burberry outlet online, ralph lauren uk, lacoste pas cher, vanessa bruno, new balance pas cher, converse pas cher, coach purses, hogan, true religion jeans, burberry, lululemon, true religion jeans, michael kors outlet, tn pas cher, kate spade handbags, true religion jeans, ray ban pas cher, coach outlet, michael kors, nike free run uk, michael kors, nike roshe, coach outlet, michael kors outlet, mulberry, nike air max, hermes, true religion outlet, replica handbags, ugg boots, ugg boots

ninest123 said...

mac cosmetics, lululemon, ghd, nike air max, longchamp, herve leger, asics running shoes, hollister, new balance, wedding dresses, iphone cases, mont blanc, nike trainers, nike air max, soccer shoes, vans shoes, mcm handbags, ray ban, louboutin, beats by dre, abercrombie and fitch, vans, baseball bats, nfl jerseys, valentino shoes, hollister, north face outlet, hollister, bottega veneta, birkin bag, converse outlet, timberland boots, instyler, north face outlet, giuseppe zanotti, babyliss, soccer jerseys, oakley, lancel, p90x workout, ralph lauren, insanity workout, gucci, nike huarache, chi flat iron, celine handbags, nike roshe, reebok shoes, ferragamo shoes, jimmy choo shoes

ninest123 said...

supra shoes, karen millen, sac louis vuitton pas cher, canada goose outlet, swarovski, moncler, moncler, canada goose outlet, pandora jewelry, canada goose, moncler, toms shoes, coach outlet, hollister, louis vuitton, canada goose, louis vuitton, canada goose, juicy couture outlet, moncler, thomas sabo, pandora charms, ugg,ugg australia,ugg italia, doudoune canada goose, links of london, juicy couture outlet, moncler, louis vuitton, wedding dresses, montre pas cher, bottes ugg, ugg pas cher, swarovski crystal, louis vuitton, moncler, moncler, moncler outlet, marc jacobs, canada goose, ugg boots uk, pandora jewelry, ugg,uggs,uggs canada, pandora charms, canada goose uk, replica watches