Saturday, January 14, 2006

Bush hits a camel in the butt.

Well, they think that they probably DIDN'T get Al-Zawahri. Which is too bad:

Al-Zawahri reportedly targeted, missed by U.S. drone aircraft

Unlike MOST of the "Number Twos" that they get, Zawahri would be a REAL one.

But do you remember what Bush said when the same thing happened during Clinton's presidency, except it was a near-miss on the Big Cheese, Bin Laden himself? Clinton bombed the location that Bin Laden was at, and the drone missed because OBL had actually left a short time before. Well, this is how Bush characterized THAT unsuccessful attempt:

"I'm not gonna fire a $2 million missile at a $10 empty tent and hit a camel in the butt." - Attribution

I suppose if a Democrat said the exact same thing about Bush's unsuccessful attempt, Bush would accuse him of "giving aid and comfort to the enemy."

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