"I recognize that many Americans voted last night to register their displeasure with the lack of progress being made" in Iraq, the president said. "Yet I also believe most Americans — and leaders here in Washington from both political parties — understand we cannot accept defeat." – George W. Bush

"Most" Americans "understand?" Interesting...

Pride certainly is a tough thing to swallow. Continuing down a path for the sake of pride, though, might not necessarily be in the best interest of our country.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

There's clearly confusion surrounding what exactly "defeat" is.

I'm thinking that the death of thousands of soldiers is precisely that...


Come on, W.