A Fond Farewell

January 21, 2009

I confess I wasn’t much of a fan of President Bush, but I thought his final statement before boarding the plane that would take him back to Midland, Texas struck me as sincere and heartfelt.  He stopped just before entering the plane, turned back to the small assembly of loyal White House employees and media, waved his arm, and smiling warmly, shouted out, “So long, suckers.”