December 22nd, 2008

Dick Cheney Still Determined To Exit Remembered As More Dick Than Cheney

by Philip Baruth

In a new Fox News interview, Dick Cheney passes up a chance to retract his now-infamous Leahy-directed F-Bomb. Pat Leahy, says Cheney, “merited it, at the time.” Okay, let’s enter the mindset briefly, and suppose that Leahy had merited it at the time. Still, this is the way you exit office, smiling and underlining your previous profanities? And owning the waterboarding policy? What an absolute maroon. A maroon with unrepentant bully sauce on top.

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