The Daily Sandwich

"We have to learn the lesson that intellectual honesty is fundamental for everything we cherish." -Sir Karl Popper

Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States


Thursday, July 28, 2005

How to look positively presidential, you prick.

This is really something. The phrase 'one-fingered victory salute' might be familiar to some of you, after some old footage of Bush giving the finger to advisor Karen Hughes surfaced last fall.

Well, now that he's prezumadent, he's matured a bit. To the point where a good 'f**k you' isn't something he feels obliged to keep confined to a private moment with some friends. See the video at the link above. Then contemplate LBJ's ability to look civil in public in spite of the fact that he was a seriously foul-mouthed (and pretty damn crude) fellah.