Round Three: John Ellis Bush (J.E.B.)
"Our enemies . . . never stop thinking about new ways to
harm our country and our people, and neither do we."
-- George Walker Bush on August 5, 2004
"Honestly, I think we should just
trust our president in every decision that he makes and we should just
-- Britney Spears
"In any country, if you don’t have countervailing institutions, the power of any one president is problematic for democratic development."
-- Condi Rice, speaking about the president of ... Russia.
After Rebuff, U.S. Visitors Reach Out to Russians
By THOM SHANKER and STEVEN LEE MYERS
Published: October 14, 2007
"if you believe there is no such thing as a winner in a nuclear
exchange, that argument [of nuclear overkill] that argument makes no sense.
I don't believe that. You have a survivability of command and control,
survivability of command and control ... industrial potential, protection
of a percentage of your citizens, and you have a capacity that inflicts
more damage on the opposition than it can inflict upon you. That's the
way you can have a winner [in a nuclear war]"
-- George Herbert Walker Bush (the first George Bush), quoted in Robert Scheer, "With Enough Shovels: Reagan, Bush and Nuclear War" (1982)
"If this were a dictatorship, it would be a
heck of a lot easier, just so long as I'm the dictator."
-- George W. Bush, December 18, 2000, upon his first visit to Washington after the Supreme Court stopped vote recounting in Florida
"A dictatorship would be a heck of a lot easier, there's
no question about it."
-- George W. Bush, July 26, 2001
ought to be limits to freedom!"
- George W. Bush, commenting on gwbush.com web site May 21, 1999
"Fly and enjoy America's great destination spots. Get down
to Disney World in Florida. Take your families and enjoy life, the way
we want it to be enjoyed"
-- Remarks by the President to Airline Employees. September 27, 2001
"The Bush people have no right to speak for my father. Yes, some
of the current policies are an extension of the '80s. But the overall
thrust of this administration is not my father's -- these people are overly
reaching, overly aggressive, overly secretive, and just plain corrupt.
I don't trust these people."
"And the weapons of mass destruction? Whatever happened to them? I'm sure we'll find some. They're being flown in right now in a C-130."
-- Ron Reagan Jr
"But why should we hear about body bags, and deaths,
and how many, what day it's gonna happen, and how many this or what do
you suppose? Or, I mean, it's, it's not relevant. So why should I waste
my beautiful mind on something like that?"
-- Barbara Bush on "Good Morning America," 3/18/2003
Barbara Bush Threatens Democratic Presidential Candidates
Barbara Bush:" you can criticize me, but don't criticize my children and don't criticize my daughters-in-law and don't criticize my husband, or you're dead."
CNN Larry King Live - Interview With Barbara Bush - October 22, 2003
Bush Family Values
The Bush family has closer ties to the bin Laden family than any links between Saddam Hussein and al-Qaeda. However, the Saudis weren't in charge of air defense over New York and Washington on 9/11.
- Bin Laden financial connections
Carlyle Group, Arbusto Energy (W's first failed business effort)
Marvin Bush (W's brother) and his 9-11 connection:
Securacom - a company that did security for Dulles and Logan airports
The connections between the Hinckley and Bush families
The Bush Clan www.themoscowtimes.com/stories/2003/12/05/120.html
Chinese mega-bucks for Bush brothers
People With Connections To The Bush Dynasty Who Met With Suspicious And Untimely Deaths