Wednesday, July 05, 2006

They're only of use to him

when they're alive:

NEW YORK When Stars and Stripes nabbed an exclusive interview with President Bush on July 4 -- aboard Air Force One -- it devoted most of the questions to ones submitted by service members.

One, put to the commander-in-chief by the newspaper's Jeff Schogol: Has he attended even one funeral for a fallen soldier from Iraq? No, he replied. “Because which funeral do you go to? In my judgment, I think if I go to one I should go to all. How do you honor one person but not another?” he said.


Nice cop-out, you coward.

So, in other words,

this good:

I match
AP/Pablo Martinez Monsivais

This bad:

grief
AP/Eric Gay

More soldiers' questions here.