I hope that your special day isn’t too crappy, and that all goes well with the kitty, the neurologist, and the birthday festivities.
And speaking of anniversaries, It was just one year ago yesteray that Barbara Bush the Elder gave us this gracious pronouncement about Hurricane Katrina evacuees:
“And so many of the people in the arena here, youWe need more of that kind of compassion these days!
know, were underprivileged anyway, so this — this (she
chuckled slightly) is working very well for them.”
And D., since it sounds like your’re having a trying day, I thought that a photo of Bar might cheer you up (you know, more than a photo of Ann Coulter would). And since we’re coming up with books for son George to read on his next vacation, I went the extra mile and found a book for George that also features a photo of Mother Bush for you. And the good news is that it’s being remaindered everywhere, so George should be able to pick up a copy pretty cheaply!
And D., you’re one of the most jaded among us Democrats alike, so this sounds like the book for you. Happy birthday!The First Mom: Wit and Wisdom of Barbara Bush
by Barbara Bush, Bill Adler (Editor)From the Publisher
A collection of stories, advice, and self-deprecating wit from former first lady and current “first mom” Barbara Bush.
Over the years Barbara Bush’s wit and wisdom have amused, enlightened, and touched even the most jaded among us-Republicans and Democrats alike.