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Wednesday, July 02, 2003  

Bush asks congress for $30billion to help fight war on criticism

"We thought we had defeated criticism with our successes in Afghanistan and Iraq. We thought we had struck at its very heart with the broad discretionary powers of the USA Patriot Act. And we thought that the ratings victory of Fox News, America's News Channel, might signal the beginning of a lasting peace with the media. Yet, despite all this, criticism abounds."

via the Onion of course

posted by Chimera | 4:02 PM

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