Friday, December 12, 2008

Bush to the Rescue! Huh?

Either President Bush has suddenly discovered a new-found love of shoprats, or he doesn't want to be remembered as the next Herbert Hoover. After Republicans in the Senate filibustered to stop a vote on a government loan for the Big Three, the White House announced the Wall Street bailout funds could be used to help the auto industry.


  1. detroit is not only losing its industry -- it may well be losing its daily papers. read all about it on my blog,

  2. That would be ONE thing "W" has done right in his eight years at the helm.


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