08/04/2005: Gotta LOVE this one...
From Dana Milbank (Washington Post) on Our Fearless Leader's Reprising a War With Words.
"..."We actually misnamed the war on terror," [Bush] said. "It ought to be the Struggle Against Ideological Extremists Who Do Not Believe in Free Societies Who Happen to Use Terror as a Weapon to Try to Shake the Conscience of the Free World."
Or, if you prefer to abbreviate, SAIEWDNBIFSWHTUTAAWTTTSTCOTFW."
And it's recently Reprised War between the Prez and his bAdministrative Aides in this updated version from Dan Froomkin's (Washington Post) piece: War: The Metaphor:
"...The much-discussed would-be change in locution to "global struggle against violent extremism" -- from G-WOT to G-SAVE -- had become a source of mirth to some administration critics."
Karen on 08.04.05 @ 03:22 PM CST