Big difference when the
D.C. cowards are making weak jokes about the weather,
and when you're just gotten eviscerated by the verbal equivalent of a spool of industrial barbed wire shoved up your ass:
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Stephen Colbert displayed more guts in ten minutes of performance at the White House Correspondents Dinner than the entire Bush family has in their collective lifetime. He, along with the ever-feisty Helen Thomas, deftly exposed the "truthiness" to the world (or at least those who were watching) that Bush AND the D.C. press corps are indeed a naked emperor and his gutless courtiers.
Catch the video at Crooks & Liars or at C-SPAN.