Wednesday, February 01, 2006

Dowd excerpt of the day

From Didn't See It Coming, Again - New York Times, Maureen Dowd had a clever take on one of Bush's biggest lines:
The Oilman in Chief lecturing us last night, after five oblivious years, about being drunk on oil, now that Halliburton and Exxon are swimming in profits — Exxon's revenues were bigger than the gross domestic product of either Saudi Arabia or Indonesia — was rich.
Such irony undetected by the bubble boy, once again...