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Posted on Oct 10, 2007
Bush and Jon Stewart

The “Daily Show” host examines the president’s bizarre speaking style and the rhetorical train wreck that stems from his love affair with self-narration.

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By Mangetout, October 30, 2007 at 5:37 pm Link to this comment
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Very funny.  Clever observation.

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By Richard Tietjen, October 10, 2007 at 6:57 pm Link to this comment
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His father did it too when he mistakenly read this subtext:

“Message: I care.”
http://everything2.com/index.pl?node_id=1053760

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By adam, October 10, 2007 at 5:34 pm Link to this comment
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I am commenting on this here video to tell you that President Junior’s next speech might include the line “I am here to explain to you why I am making this speech here”.

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By minamoto no taira, October 10, 2007 at 10:02 am Link to this comment

I think it’s to be expected that a POTUS that has screwed up his administration so badly he’s not even trying anymore would resort to behaving as he does in speeches.  He’s not explaining to the public why he’s there at a political function: he’s explaining to himself why he’s there.  He is going through the motions in a most exquisite fashion.  He wanted to be president in the worst way.  Poor world; he got his wish.

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By carlito paquito aka av guy, October 10, 2007 at 9:53 am Link to this comment
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you go Mary! telling it like it is, just the facts and a little humor.  My precise sentiments. Bravo Mary!

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By carlito paquito aka av guy, October 10, 2007 at 9:49 am Link to this comment
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faith w/out deeds = poor oral doctrine.

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By mary, October 10, 2007 at 7:14 am Link to this comment

Jon Stewart and the Daily Show is a perfect end to the day.  GWB would serve himself well if he watched once in a while, he just might see past his own nose.  The rest of the media could use some of that candor.  I can only imagine the roundtable meetings going on everyday especially at Fox and shows like Matthews.  They still don’t get it, Americans want real news and we want it straight and we don’t want slant, just the facts please, and maybe a little humor now and then…......

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