Señor Grumblecakes (jervo) wrote,
Señor Grumblecakes

Every once in a while I remember that George W. Bush is the Leader of the Free World. This paragraph is from a New York Times review about a new soft bio of W:

Examples of Mr. Bush's tortured prose provide a kind of running joke throughout the book: Mr. Bush spoke of Americans trying "to put food on your family"; tariffs and barriers became "bariffs and terriers"; quotas would "vulcanize" rather than "Balkanize" society; to raise living standards, he would "make the pie higher"; doubts about current education policy made him wonder: "Is our children learning?"; and the AIDS crisis moved him to describe Africa as "a nation of incredible disease."

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