Just a couple of quick thoughts today.
Farewell, John Bolton. Good riddance. Tony Snow actually said today that Bolton had done a "great job." Exactly how, Tony, unless alienating us from the whole world is "great?"
Congratulations, Lindsay Lohan, for becoming an alcoholic before being old enough to have alcohol.
I will spend more money this year at stores that say "Happy Holidays!"
and my favorite one. Preeminent historian Eric Foner wrote in the Washington Post that
It is impossible to say with certainty how Bush will be ranked in, say, 2050. But somehow, in his first six years in office he has managed to combine the lapses of leadership, misguided policies and abuse of power of his failed predecessors. I think there is no alternative but to rank him as the worst president in U.S. history.