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Wednesday, January 21, 2004

War Is Peace! Freedom Is Slavery! Ignorance Is Strength!

In a perverse mood, I watched the State of the Union Address last night.
Just in case you missed it, the entire speech can be summed up by the following:
Poverty is down, employment is up, health care will be affordable for all, democracy is spreading all over the world, taxes are lower than they ever have been, and America is headed for a bright and shining new future!
That was the "state of the Union" according to Ol' Smilin' George W. Bush.
How the American public can swallow this blatant 2+2=5-ism never ceases to astound me.